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Authors Guild appeals decision in Google Books copyright suit

The trade association for authors appeals a judge's decision to dismiss its lawsuit against the Web giant for scanning and digitizing millions of books without copyright holders' permission.

By December 30, 2013

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Google asks court to ax book-scanning suit from Authors Guild

In its latest brief, the search giant argues that the matter should be decided on a per-book basis rather than as a whole.

By November 12, 2012

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Authors guild says 'one big step closer to justice'

Organization ready to move forward on Google Books lawsuit, according to its blog.

By June 1, 2012

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Judge dismisses authors' case against Google Books

The finding is a major victory for Google and its efforts to show book excerpts in search results. The judge said of the project, "all society benefits."

By November 14, 2013

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'Cloud Atlas' author publishes short story using Twitter

Author David Mitchell has released a new short story called "The Right Sort" piecemeal, less than 140 characters at a time.

By July 20, 2014

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Kindle Unlimited: Good for customers, not so good for authors?

The terms of service for Amazon's new e-book subscription offering mean uncertainty for self-published Kindle authors, whose work is automatically rolled into the program.

By July 19, 2014

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Authors Guild: We don't want to be the RIAA

Google's settlement with authors and publishers was agreed to by plaintiffs because they thought a legal victory would not necessarily end copyright infringement.

By February 5, 2010

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Alcatel Authority

While the Alcatel Authority can serve as a first foray into Android, there are better basic smartphone deals to be found on Cricket.

March 22, 2013

2.5 stars Editors' rating March 22, 2013

MSRP: $249.99

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Google, authors wrangle in court again over digital books

The authors are asking for $3 billion in damages related to Google's digital books project, while Google is asking for class action status to be revoked.

By May 8, 2013

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Author George R.R. Martin joins Twitter

The technology-adverse "Game of Thrones" author tweets about not tweeting that much. Good thing he reminded us of his Livejournal blog.

By June 9, 2014