(Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s
Google said it plans to spend $300 million over the next three years to improve the accuracy and quality of news appearing on its platforms.
The changes come as Google, Facebook Inc
In a separate blog post, Google said it was launching a tool to help subscribe to news publications.
Subscribe with Google will let users buy a subscription on participating news sites using their Google account and manage all their subscriptions in one place.
Google said it would launch the news subscription with the Financial Times, the New York Times, Le Figaro and The Telegraph among others. The search engine said it plans to add more news publishers soon.
(Reporting by Arjun Panchadar in Bengaluru; Editing by Shounak Dasgupta)
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