E.U. Rules Look to Unify Digital Market, but U.S. Sees Protectionism

Google may have to pay publishers for their content. Facebook might, too. WhatsApp could have to follow tougher telecom standards.A new set of rules, expected to be unveiled by European Union officials on Wednesday, is likely to put new pressure on American tech companies.Europe calls it consumer protection. Silicon Valley calls it protectionism.In some ways, they are both right.
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/14/technology/eu-us-tech-google-facebook-apple.html

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