Microsoft Slams Google on Copyright

msgoogle.jpgMicrosoft’s associate general counsel has just delivered a blistering attack on Google in a speech to the Association of American Publishers. Microsoft’s agenda is clear: befriend the content creation industry while painting Google as indifferent—at best—to the concerns of copyright holders.

Companies that create no content of their own, and make money solely on the back of other people’s content, are raking in billions through advertising revenue and IPOs,” said Rubin. “Google takes the position that everything may be freely copied unless the copyright owner notifies Google and tells it to stop.

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