[caption id="attachment_27917" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Google's revised book-scanning settlement hasn't quelled all criticism."]Google's revised book-scanning settlement hasn't quelled all criticism.[/caption]

In October 2008, Google settled a lawsuit with the Authors Guild and the Association of American Publishers over its extensive book-scanning project, and a federal judge was expected to approve the settlement this past spring. But concerns arose that the deal would give Google too much power over access to digital texts, forcing the company to rewrite the settlement to appease a growing chorus of critics--and now the revised deal awaits a hearing in...

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