Germany Votes for Google to Pay for News Aggregation

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
 
The German Parliament voted for Google and news aggregating websites to pay news publishers for the excerpts they show for their websites’ content. Google has been defiant about forking over some cash for providing a sentence or two of various articles both in its search results and on its Google News service, claiming that the practice is actually generating traffic for the publishers’ websites. The h