Home Google Google will pay publishers to create and curate high-quality content

Google will pay publishers to create and curate high-quality content

A new kind of news experience.

What’s the skinny? Today Google announced a $1billion financial investment in news publishers and the future of news. This initial $1 billion commitment Google has earmarked to pay publishers to create and curate high-quality content for what Google says will be a different kind of online news experience. Google is dubbing this new experience News Showcase.

News Showcase is made up of story panels and will initially appear in Google News on Android. Google also plans to launch its News Showcase on Google News on iOS and eventually make its way to Google Discover and Google Search.

Google Showcase
Photo Credit: Google

The News Showcase panels will give participating publishers the ability to package the stories within Google’s News product, which Google says will provide deeper storytelling and more context through features like timelines, bullets, and related articles.

News Showcase is launching today in Brazil and Germany and will begin rolling out in other countries in the coming months.

“We’ve signed partnerships for News Showcase with nearly 200 leading publications across Germany, Brazil, Argentina, Canada, the U.K. and Australia. The publications include award-winning national titles like Der Spiegel, Stern, Die Zeit, Folha de S.Paulo, Band and Infobae alongside regionally and locally significant publications such as El Litoral, GZH, WAZ and SooToday. The number of news publications will grow as we work to expand News Showcase to other countries including India, Belgium and the Netherlands.”

Avatar
Charles Leverehttps://www.riverbankwebdesign.ca/
Charles Levere is the editor-in-chief (dork-in-chief) of Urban Dork. When he is not writing, or tinkering with hardware, he is most likely playing one of his favorite video games. He also loves being near the water, kayaking, water skiing or anything that gets him on the water and in the sun.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

Two games are releasing on PC today, Partisans 1941 and Onee Chanbara ORIGIN

The first game releasing today is Partisans 1941, where you Take control of a group of Partisans resisting the German occupation Eastern...

Cyberpunk 2077’s rides of the dark future

Today Cyberpunk 2077 gave us a preview of some of the different vehicles you can own and drive around Night City. Choose...

Five games are releasing on PC today including G.I. Joe: Operation Blackout

Five games are releasing on PC today, including G.I. Joe: Operation Blackout, Red Wings: Aces of the Sky, Remothered: Broken Porcelain, Second...

Seven games are releasing on PC Today

Thursday, October 15, 2020, 7 games are releasing on PC today, including Alpaca Ball: Allstars, Airplane Mode, Cake Bash, Age of Empires...

How to boot your PC into safe mode in Windows 10

Like most things when it comes to Windows 10, there are several ways to boot your PC into safe mode. Windows has a...

Recent Comments