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The price of paid news may not stay high

Google could soon bundle information like a cable television company

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By John Gapper
When a long awaited victory finally comes, it is worth taking a moment to savour it. This week, my own industry enjoys such a moment as Google at last drops its bias towards news on the internet needing to be free.

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