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2010-04-07 10:10:00

Google is facing another obstacle to their plans to offer an online library and bookstore, as a group of photographers, illustrators, and visual artists are preparing to file a class-action lawsuit claiming that the company's attempts to scan and display books is a violation of their copyrights. The new lawsuit is scheduled to be filed on Wednesday by the American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP), and a handful of other groups representing other artists, and individual photographers and...

2009-11-13 14:04:09

Privacy concerns over Google's "Street View" have prompted Switzerland's data protection commissioner to announce on Friday that he was taking Google to court over the matter, AFP reported. Hanspeter Thuer, Switzerland's Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner, said he was taking the case to the Federal Administrative Tribunal after the U.S. Internet giant had refused to apply the majority of measures he had recommended. Google Street View lets users see a ground level panoramic...

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  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.