In Australia, Google has put a stop on showing news in its search results. This was revealed by the websites complaining. Google has agreed the ban as a policy change. At the same time, the Australian government has reproach Google for the secret ban.
In reply, Australia treasurer Josh Friedenberg expressed dislike that instead of blocking content, Google should get ready to pay for these news reports.
Google has make clear that it has made these changes as an experiment on 1% of the total Google users in Australia. This experiment will run up to February. In fact, the Government of Australia is applying legislation on many tech companies including Google, Facebook, under which they will have to pay money from the income they are making by showing the content of news institutions.
Data connected to user choice is also being asked to be shared with the two broadcasting institutes here. If they do not do like this, then the officer will appoint by the government decide how much money the companies pay.
Facebook is also opposite of the new law of Australia. It had recently threatened that if the law began it would prevent users in Australia from sharing news on their platforms.
Facebook and Twitter market value decreased by Rs 3.77 lakh crore.
The market value of Twitter and Facebook has decreased by 3.77 lakh crore in just two days after the banned of US President Donald Trump on his social media platform. Number of Shareholders have sold a large number of its shares.