Google hit with $270M fine in France as authority finds news publishers’ data was used for Gemini

This post is by Natasha Lomas from TechCrunch

In a never-ending saga between Google and France’s competition authority over copyright protections for news snippets, the Autorité de la Concurrence announced a €250 million fine against the tech giant Wednesday (around $270 million at today’s exchange rate). According to the competition watchdog, Google disregarded some of its previous commitments with news publishers. But the […] © 2024 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only.