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World News | In Surprise Move, Facebook Blocks News Access in Australia
Get latest articles and stories on World at LatestLY. In a surprise retaliatory move Thursday, Facebook blocked Australians from sharing news stories, escalating a fight with the government over whether powerful tech companies should have to pay news organizations for content. World News | In Surprise Move, Facebook Blocks News Access in Australia.
Facebook pages of Sky News and Telegraph briefly go dark amid Australia news ban
The tech giant has made the decision to ban the sharing or viewing of news links for users in Australia.
Facebook Blocks News In Australia
Social media giant Facebook has blocked Australians from sharing or accessing news on the platform.
Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Facebook Banning Australian News
Amid negotiations over the media bargaining code, Facebook made the decision to ban publications from posting news in Australia. But what does this mean?
Facebook makes good on its threat to ban news in Australia
Meanwhile, Google strikes more multimillion-dollar content deals with local news conglomerates.
Facebook blocks news sharing in Australia over media law
International Business News: Facebook blocked the sharing of news in Australia on Wednesday over government plans to make it pay media groups for content, but the move disrupted t
Facebook pulls all news content in Australia over new media law
Facebook has drawn controversy over its decision not to serve up news links in Australia in response to the government's proposed Media Bargaining Code.
Facebook pulls news from its website in Australia in the wake of new media law
In a massive escalation in the growing tensions between Facebook and the Australian government, Facebook has now banned all news media from Australia from being placed on its platform. The tensions grew over new regulations seeking to compel Facebook to pay for news content from Australian media which it shares on its platform. Now in …
Facebook's Australia news blackout: A shock four years in the making
The fight between the world's largest social media company and the 13th-largest economy is the result of a bill, scheduled for debate next week in Australia's Senate
Facebook's Australia news blackout: A shock four years in the making
International Business News: Australian treasurer Josh Frydenberg was as shocked as anyone when he learned that Facebook Inc had blocked news content from its website in his count
Facebook bans its own page in Australia as news restrictions take effect
Facebook has banned the pages of several charities and government organizations, as well as its own Facebook page in Australia in response to the country's proposed new Media Bargaining law.
Australia’s ABC News shot to the top of the App Store charts following Facebook’s news ban
ABC News rose to be the No. 2 app in Australia from a previous ranking in the high 400s
Facebook’s new look in Australia: news and hospitals out, aliens still in
A digitally savvy nation woke up Thursday to a shock on Facebook: The news was gone.
Facebook’s New Look in Australia: News and Hospitals Out, Aliens Still In
The social network’s decision to block journalism rather than pay for it erased more than expected, leaving many outraged and debating what should happen next.
Australia Woke up to Empty Facebook News Feeds
Australians woke to empty Facebook news feeds on Thursday, after the social media giant blocked all media content in a surprise escalation of a dispute with the government, which could be a test for the future of online publishing worldwide. The move was swiftly criticised by news producers, politicians and human rights advocates, particularly as it became clear that official health pages, emergency safety warnings and welfare networks had all been scrubbed from the site along with news.
Facebook pulled news in Australia. Here's why that matters everywhere
Commentary: Australia has succeeded in getting big tech to pay for news, but the costs could be enormous.
Facebook blocks news in Australia in warning for the world
The social media platform's 17 million users in Australia are now unable to share any news
Facebook Blocks News in Australia in Warning for the World
Facebook Inc.’s decision to block news sharing on its Australian platform is an unprecedented show of force that escalates a legal standoff with the government and flashes a warning to regulators worldwide.
Facebook blocks news access in Australia
Facebook blocks news in Australia in warning for the world
An unprecedented show of force that escalates a legal standoff with the government and flashes a warning to regulators worldwide.
Facebook's Australian news purge blocked fire departments, food banks, its own Facebook page, and much more
Facebook's Australian news ban also hit non-news organizations. Facebook said it would restore some of the pages that were "inadvertently" impacted.
Australia Is in Talks With Zuckerberg Over Facebook News Ban
Australian officials are reportedly in talks with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg after the social media platform made the decision to ban all news content in Australia in response to new legislation that would force tech giants to pay news publishers.
Australia and Facebook in talks over sweeping news ban
Australia and Facebook have held talks after the social media giant sparked global outrage by blacking out news for its Australian users.
Australia and Facebook in talks over sweeping news ban
Australia and Facebook held high-stakes talks Friday after the social media giant sparked global outrage by blacking out news for its Australian users, as Canberra insisted it wouldn't back down on a new law that would force the tech firm to pay for jo...
Australia and Facebook in talks over sweeping news ban
Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg held talks with the Australian government Friday over a law that would force the social media giant to pay for content, as Prime Minister Scott Morrison insisted the country would not bend to "threats" from big tech.
Australia and Facebook in talks over sweeping news ban
Australia and Facebook held high-stakes talks Friday after the social media giant sparked global outrage by blacking out news for its Australian users, as Canberra insisted it wouldn't back down on a ...
Facebook news blackout over media law sparks Australia backlash
From early Thursday, Australians were unable to post links to news articles or view the Facebook pages of local and international news outlets, while users logged in overseas could not view Australian news pages.
Reaction to Facebook blocking Australian news
Australians woke to empty news feeds on their Facebook Inc pages on Thursday after the social media giant blocked all media content in a surprise ...
Where you can still find your Ballarat news after Facebook's ban
However, The Courier's content will not be affected by the changes.
MP warns ‘irresponsible’ Facebook news ban ‘not just about Australia’
Julian Knight, chair of the Digital, Culture, Media & Sport Select Committee, says pulling plug on Australia ‘the worst type of corporate culture’.
Facebook Accidentally Blocks Its Own Page in Australia Following News Ban
Facebook blocked dozens of charity groups, nonprofit organizations, and even random big box retailers in Australia late Wednesday (early Thursday, local time), a move that appears to be collateral damage from Facebook’s ban on news in the country. Facebook even briefly blocked its own page in Australia, according to multiple reports and confirmation from a Facebook spokesperson.
Facebook’s news ban in Australia is draconian. But it might not be wrong.
The social media giant cut millions of Australians off from the news to protest a potential law with a lot of flaws.
Facebook makes a power move in Australia with news ban, may regret it
Facebook has been in a defensive crouch amid a slew of privacy scandals, antitrust lawsuits and charges that it was letting hate speech and extremism destroy democracy.
Facebook news ban is “arrogant,” Australia will not be “intimidated,” PM says
Deploying a blunt instrument on a whole nation is going just as well as you'd guess.
Facebook's Australian news ban is a fight the whole world should watch
Plans by the Australian government to force digital firms to compensate news providers have pushed Facebook to ban news content in the country, as part of a fight that could have a global impact on media regulation
Facebook Will Give You Less Koala Content, Among Other Problems With Its Australian News Ban
The list of things you can’t talk about on Facebook just got a lot longer. Alongside such understandably-banned content as terrorist propaganda, lethal lies about vaccines, and a constellation of freakshow conspiracy theories, you now can’t share news from Australian sites.
Australia commits to media law despite Facebook news ban, Canada to follow
Australia's prime minister has called on Facebook to lift its news blockade in the country and negotiate deals with media outlets. He said other countries could soon adopt its model in making tech giants pay for news.
Facebook’s News Ban In Australia Gets Messy With Take Downs Of Government Pages, Non-Profits
Facebook moved to ban all news content on its platform in Australia in response to incoming legislation that would force it to pay news publishers.
Dezeen among news sites blocked by Facebook in Australia
Dezeen's Facebook page has been blocked in Australia by the social media giant as part of its ongoing dispute with the country's government.
Facebook shares slip following news blackout move in Australia
The move was in response to a planned Australian law that would require internet companies like Facebook and Google to reach commercial deals with news outlets whose links drive traffic to their platforms, or be subjected to forced arbitration to agree a price.
Facebook's news ban in Australia: Everything you should know
A proposed law in Australia could be the first of many around the world.
Facebook’s Australian news ban wreaks havoc on government pages
Facebook made the sudden decision to ban media content on its platform in Australia Thursday, creating chaos when other entities — including a government weather agency and state health department
Facebook blocked charity and state health pages in Australia news ban
Facebook banned a large swathe of non-news pages in Australia in its attempt to remove news content from its platform.
After Australia, Canada vows to go after Facebook to pay for news
Canada vowed on Thursday to make Facebook Inc pay for news content, seeking allies in the media battle with tech giants and pledging not to back down if the social media platform shuts off the country's news as it did in Australia. Facebook blocked all Australian news content on its service over proposed legislation requiring it and Alphabet Inc's Google to pay fees to Australian publishers for news links.
This is what Facebook looks like in Australia after the social media giant pulled all news content
Facebook pulled all news content from Australia, and is banning users worldwide from sharing Australian news content. Here's what that looks like.
This is what Facebook looks like in Australia after the social media giant pulled all news content
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg leaving The Merrion Hotel in Dublin after a meeting with politicians to discuss regulation of social media and harmful
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