Google to Library: Shush!
Read Herring wins for the worst headline of the week :
Google to Library: Shush!.
They report our old pals the APA are not yet happy. The Association of American Publishers said on Friday that the industry was not satisfied with Googleâ€™s move. "Google"s announcement does nothing to relieve the publishing industryâ€™s concerns," said AAP CEO Patricia Schroeder.
Google may have trouble convincing recalcitrant publishers to make their latest books available for free. But by increasing the revenue-sharing spoils for contextual ads, the company may find a way to bring them back to the bargaining table.