• Facebook works it out with Apple to test news paywalls on iOS

    Facebook works it out with Apple to test news paywalls on iOS0

    Facebook will begin allowing news publishers to run paywalls inside Facebook’s iOS app starting March 1. Facebook started testing paywalls on Android in October, but at the time it couldn’t come to an agreement with Apple about how subscription revenue would be taxed. TechCrunch has confirmed publishers will get 100 percent of subscription revenue on iOS,

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  • HuffPost editor-in-chief Lydia Polgreen wants HuffPost to remain mostly free

    HuffPost editor-in-chief Lydia Polgreen wants HuffPost to remain mostly free0

    As Lydia Polgreen sees it, society is currently divided into media haves and have nots, and it’s important for HuffPost to remain mostly free for its readers so that it can serve a group that mostly consumes content for free. In a wide-ranging conversation covering the role of consolidation in the current media marketplace and

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  • Unilever warns social media to clean up “toxic” content

    Unilever warns social media to clean up “toxic” content0

    Consumer goods giant Unilever, a maker of branded soaps, foodstuffs and personal care items and also one of the world’s biggest online advertisers, has fired a warning shot across the bows of social media giants by threatening to pull ads from digital platforms if they don’t do more to mitigate the spread of what it

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