← back to all news What is the real price of the big tech millions?
Google is pushing the boat out giving out millions of pounds to journalists via its Digital News Initiative. And now Facebook is bankrolling 82 community news reporters in the regional press. But is this just big tech trying to dampen down any talk of regulation and levies, or sensible collaboration in a new age of publishing? Alan Geere investigates. Please make contact if you don’t have a PJ subscription