Alternative Media

GOOGLE JUST PARTNERED WITH MAINSTREAM MEDIA TO WIPE INDEPENDENT JOURNALISM OFF THE MAP

502067e9-6083-4b2c-92c0-a8fa1e51bce6.jpegSearch engine and advertising monolith Google continued to press its offensive against alternative media this week with an announcement unveiling a new $300 million project called the Google News Initiative. The initiative encompasses a range of new projects announced by the tech giant, which has long been accused of enjoying a monopoly position and of siphoning off digital advertising revenue from traditional news publishers….More