Rupert Murdoch, executive chairman of News Corp, calls on Facebook and Google to pay a ‘carriage fee for trusted publishers,’ similar to cable operators who pay broadcasters.
UK-based pay-TV broadcaster BSkyB has purchased further shares in sister company Sky Deutschland following the completion of its voluntary takeover offer.
STORY UPDATED AT 12noon CET. Rupert Murdoch is reportedly looking to combine British Sky Broadcasting Group with Sky Italia and Sky Deutschland, by acquiring shares held by 21st Century Fox.
WATCH VIDEO. IAC Chairman Barry Diller joins Willow Bay live from the Milken Global Conference in Beverly Hills on Bloomberg TV’s Lunch Money.