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New Google Books Settlement Fails to Placate Prominent Critics

The latest revision to the Google Books settlement, an ongoing saga we've written about regularly here on TidBITS, is still opposed by and the Internet Archive, among others. The settlement in this revised version would still anoint Google with court approval as the only party in the United States that can scan and offer for sale copyrighted works that are out of print and for which the publisher isn't known.favicon follow link