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If Google reneges on its threat to shut down search and pays to link to publishers, it will be opening up a floodgate that could result in a cascade of similar legislation around the world.
“Once we got Walmart in, that’s when the floodgates started to open,” Beale said.These Cities Tried to Tackle Disinvestment. Here Are Lessons From What Happened.|by Haru Coryne and Tony Briscoe|December 30, 2020|ProPublica
As deepfake-creation technologies improve, the floodgates will open.
Researchers hope that it will open the floodgates to further improvements.Computer Scientists Break Traveling Salesperson Record|Erica Klarreich|October 8, 2020|Quanta Magazine
If these happen to be small, let those who sit near them beware; the smaller the floodgate, the smarter will be the stream.
The inventor of the damper register opened a floodgate to such aliquot re-enforcement as can be got in no other way.
Meeting his gaze, she unbarred a floodgate of happy tenderness in her eyes.The Path of a Star|Mrs. Everard Cotes (AKA Sara Jeannette Duncan)
The dam and floodgate were just beyond the southwestern bastion and the old embankment of the dam can still be traced.Historic Highways of America (Vol. 7)|Archer Butler Hulbert
The pond or reservoir above the floodgate is separated from the weir by a stone wall on the left, or south-west side.Wild Wales|George Borrow