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  1. Google Book Search Wins Victory In German Challenge

    I wrote earlier this month of a French lawsuit becoming the third one I knew about filed against Google over its book scanning project. And the Court also rejected the WBG's argument that the scanning of its books in the U.S.infringed German...

  2. Daily SearchCast, June 6, 2006: Yahoo MyWeb Gets New Look, More Features; Google Spreadsheets Want Your Tabular Data; The ODP Rigs The Alaskan Governor Election On Google; Baidu's Kickin' Commercial

    Association of American Publishers Sues Google over Library Digitization Plan and Google's Library Scanning Project Heads to Court (action by the Authors Google's shot across the Microsoft Excel bow with Google Spreadsheets; Google faces another...

  3. Google Catalogs Goes Offline for Retooling

    Google Catalogs is/was not only useful (save a tree kind of thing) but also a great demo of ocr scanning technology that I would think has some place in the Google Book Search/Google Library Project. I have a hunch (no official word whatsoever...

  4. Harvard's Involvement in Google Library Project

    For the time being, Harvard has confined the scanning of its collections largely to books in the public domain and limited the initial scanning to about 40,000 volumes. Katie Hafner's NY Times article: At Harvard, A Man, a Plan, and a Scanner...

  5. Daily SearchCast, Nov. 9, 2005: Google Ads To Be Test Distributed In Newspapers, Search Personalization Freak Out For Marketers, Google Print Debates On Tap, Survey Of Search Marketers, Avoid A Google

    Google patents on CD, using Google patents to push domain names, upcoming debates over Google Print's library scanning program, a flap about Yahoo rewarding employees for kicking some Google tush, cool comparison charts of search and portal...

  6. Daily SearchCast, Nov. 8, 2005: Google's Jagger Update, Book Search Developments, Google Base As Database For Everyone, Programming TiVo Via Yahoo, The Google Guys' 767 & More!

    Print Now Publishing Out-Of-Copyright Works Gained Through Library Scanning Today's search podcast covers updates at Google and Yahoo, developments in book search at Google, Amazon and MSN, Google growth into new businesses, Google

  7. Amazon's Jeff Bezos on Book Scanning and Amazon's New Digital Book Programs

    This is not the same thing as the Google Library scanning program that has caused lots of attention and that will only show "snippets" of scanned in-copyright library materials. Search Inside the Book (online before Google Print) equates most...