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Is Google A Tax Or A Service?

Is Google A Tax Or A Service?

Google’s ad dominance under fire The Australian reports the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission has raised concerns over Google’s dominance in online advertising. Again.  The interim report for the ACCC’s Digital Advertising Services...
Podcasts Are Over, Newsletters Are In

Podcasts Are Over, Newsletters Are In

Queensland trial uses Spotify to slow down drivers near school zones  Spotify is creating special songs that encourage users to slow down around school zones, as part of a trial in Queensland.  Spotify will use the geolocation information from a user’s phone...
Viva La Media Code 🇫🇷

Viva La Media Code 🇫🇷

Google threatens to leave Australia if Media Code Goes Ahead Search giant Google has hinted off the record it may have to abandon Search in Australia if the media code becomes law. Last Friday, it made the threat public at the Senate enquiry.  Google Australia...
Intel’s new CEO is spooked by Apple’s M1 chip

Intel’s new CEO is spooked by Apple’s M1 chip

Intel’s new CEO is spooked by Apple’s M1 chip Last week, CES announcements were dominated by laptops running chips from AMD and ARM. Intel was still inside many PCs and laptops, but the headlines went to Intel’s rivals…  Amid the cover of CES, Intel’s CEO...
Red Hats Are Red Flags

Red Hats Are Red Flags

And first up today we have the continuing story of Australian media vs Google and Facebook  The Australian reports that “Google said it was burying links from traditional media outlets in some search ­results” The company has described the ­actions as an...