Google News Initiative releases first impact report

The Google News Initiative has released its first report to provide transparency into how Google’s investment has helped to support the news industry, and lessons from the publishers they’ve worked with along the way. Building on nearly two decades of work and partnering with the news industry, in 2018 the Google News Initiative was launched to … More Google News Initiative releases first impact report

GNI launches innovation challenge to support projects that develop new business models

As a part of the Google News Initiative’s $300M commitment to help journalism thrive in the digital age, they have launched GNI Innovation Challenges to support projects that drive digital innovation and develop new business models. The GNI will fund a set of projects from around the world that meet specified criteria, with the intent … More GNI launches innovation challenge to support projects that develop new business models