Facebook plans to launch a subscription-based news product, and will begin initial tests in October, TheStreet reported on Tuesday, citing the social media company’s news partnerships head Campbell Brown at a conference.The feature is likely to allow publishers to create a paywall on Facebook’s Instant Articles and guide readers to a publisher’s home page to opt for a digital subscription, according to TheStreet report.The idea for a paywall is based on premium and metered plans and has been in the works for a while, TheStreet said, citing Brown at the Digital Publishing Innovation Summit in New York.Facebook did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
RALEIGH While opposing camps discussed the merits of an H.B. 2 repeal compromise rumored to be in the works Friday, Gov. Pat McCrory eliminated one of the many lawsuits on the matter by issuing […]
Pop band Maroon 5 announced Friday they were canceling their shows in Charlotte and Raleigh in protest of House Bill 2, the controversial “bathroom bill” legislation that has made national news and led to several […]
House committee votes to investigate NC Secretary of State Elaine Marshall for possible impeachment over illegal notaries
RALEIGH The N.C. House Rules Committee voted along party lines last week to form a Select Committee of 15 House members for the purposes of investigating N.C. Secretary of State Elaine Marshall for possible […]