Google Allows Limits on Access to Paid News Content

Amid criticism from media companies that it unfairly profits from news content, Google is closing a loophole that allowed some motivated newshounds to read large numbers of articles on subscription-based sites without paying for them. The company's "First Click Free”" program, which publishers of pay sites can choose to participate in, is designed to allow readers to get a taste of a site's content.

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