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Can Yahoo! and local papers save each other?

What with Google shifting some of its considerable weight towards old school ‘off-line’ advertising, we’re now starting to feel the first tremors of that seismic shift: “Yahoo! announced this morning a partnership with a number of large newspaper chains, controlling a total of 176 publications, to share content and functionality. Both Yahoo! and local papers […]

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‘Net users can’t be sued for reposting defamatory statements

Say what you want, but the ‘Net is closing in on saying what you want .. or is it? “The California Supreme Court ruled yesterday that individual Internet users are generally protected from libel actions when they repost material written by others, even if notified that such material may be libelous. While the ruling gives […]