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Australia to crack down on online piracy

SYDNEY: Australia's government Wednesday outlined plans to tackle online piracy as it moves to end the country's position as one of the world's top illegal downloaders of television shows such as "Game of Thrones".

Yahoo looking to buy YouTube content provider for $250 million

GENEVA: Internet giant Yahoo has put in a bid of around $250 million to buy Fullscreen, a company which creates content for YouTube channels, Britain's Sky News reported on Thursday. Yahoo is looking to expand its reach to young consumers through the acquisition of the company, which generates more than 3 billion monthly views on Google Inc's YouTube. Yahoo faces competition from private investment firm Chernin for control of the California-based company, Sky quoted insiders as saying. Chernin is already a shareholder in…