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Facebook turns Australian news back on

Facebook has restored access to Australian and international news pages overnight, including InDaily, more than a week after the company decided to enforce an unprecedented blanket ban on the country’s media outlets.

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Opinion

Return the favour and unfriend Facebook

Facebook’s decision to pull the plug on Australian news may have convinced some users wary of its power and methods to log off for good. David Tuffley explains how.

Opinion

Searching for alternative search engines

Google’s threat to pull its search engine from Australia over moves to force it to pay for local news content has thrown the spotlight on alternatives to the digital giant, writes Gianluca Demartini.

Opinion

Haggling over the price of news

Google and Facebook are fighting a move to force them to pay for Australian news. Tim Dwyer examines the motivations and implications of the issue.