Australian regulator alleges that Meta "aided and abetted" scams that have robbed citizens of thousands of dollars since 2020.
The ACCC's comprehensive inquiry into adtech has exposed an industry laden with anti-competitive practices, transparency problems and pricing issues—and calls for the power to develop "new regulatory solutions".
The social-media network said the Australian government has agreed to make last-minute changes to the terms of the media bargaining code, which could pass as soon as Wednesday.
Facebook’s recent action in Australia and the subsequent boycott calls point to the need for a vibrant, competitive advertising ecosystem which marketers have the power to foster, argues Mediabrands' Joshua Lowcock.
Move comes in response to Australia's new media bargaining law that came into effect overnight.
The longtime Google antagonist has inked a deal for “significant payments” from the tech giant for articles in the Google News Showcase.
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