Facebook and Google are not creative destroyers in news industry, Sims says

Janith Aranze

11 February 2019

Facebook and Google are not creative destroyers in news industry, Sims says

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The head of Australia’s antitrust enforcer has said the entry of Facebook and Google into the market for news is not an example of positive “creative destruction”, as the two platforms are not replacing the services they’re endangering.