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Column: Let Google scan…

by Mathew on November 1, 2005

Here's a column I just posted at globeandmail.com about Google resuming its Library scanning project: Google, the search-engine giant that has become so ubiquitous its name hardly even sounds stupid any more, has started scanning and indexing library books again under its contentious Google Print Library project, despite the fact that the company is being…

Debate over Google Print

by Mathew on October 31, 2005

Cory over at boingboing.net points to a great discussion of Google's library book-scanning project that was conducted on computing guru David Farber's invitation-only "interesting people" mailing list. Tim O'Reilly, who took part in the discussion, has a description on O'Reilly Radar. For example, Sid Karin notes that mp3.com lost a lawsuit launched by the record…