Error
  • JUser::_load: Unable to load user with id: 67

Featured Articles

Intel takes credit for three-way 4K gaming

Intel takes credit for three-way 4K gaming

All of a sudden Intel is talking about desktop gaming like there is no tomorrow and it is pushing it. The…

More...
Nvidia Shield Tablet 32GB 4G LTE out for pre orders

Nvidia Shield Tablet 32GB 4G LTE out for pre orders

Nvidia has finally revealed the shipping date of its Shield Tablet 32GB in 4G LTE flavour and in case you pre-order…

More...
Apple announces its Apple Watch

Apple announces its Apple Watch

Apple has finally unveiled its eagerly awaited smartwatch and surprisingly it has dropped the "i" from the brand, calling it simply…

More...
Skylake 14nm announced

Skylake 14nm announced

Kirk B. Skaugen, Senior Vice President General Manager, PC Client Group has showcased Skylake, Intel’s second generation 14nm architecture.

More...
Aerocool Dead Silence reviewed

Aerocool Dead Silence reviewed

Aerocool is well known for its gamer cases with aggressive styling. However, the Dead Silence chassis offers consumers a new choice,…

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2010 orks, a business unit of Nuevvo Webware Ltd.
Tuesday, 10 November 2009 12:09

Murdoch wants to block Google News

Written by


Image

All your news are belong to us


Billionaire media mogul Rupert Murdoch wants to block Google News from using News Corp content.

Murdoch told Sky News Australia, which he coincidentally owns, that he would try to find ways of removing stories from Google search indexes. For some reason, Murdoch thinks search engines cannot use headlines and paragraphs of news stories in search results. Well what are they going to display then?

"There's a doctrine called 'fair use', which we believe to be challenged in the courts and would bar it altogether," said Murdoch, adding that the company will take it slowly. Murdoch hopes to start charging online news by June next year.

As Murdoch's media support a rather odd, right wing outlook on life, the universe and everything, we're really not too sad that people won't be able to access their content freely.

More here.

E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
blog comments powered by Disqus

 

Facebook activity

Latest Commented Articles

Recent Comments