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The curmudgeons have prevailed, at least momentarily: BBC has delayed a “controversial “decision on introducing ads to its international ne…

The curmudgeons have prevailed, at least momentarily: BBC has delayed a “controversial “decision on introducing ads to its international news website, because of protests from its staff.
At the journalism decision board meeting yesterday, the board asked BBC Worldwide to undertake more work on the implications of the change before it made a decision.The site launch had been planned for next spring, initially in the US.
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