Google, profiteer of the blogosphere

Google AdSense is fueling massive rip-offs of bloggers’ content, to the financial benefit of Google and at the financial expense of bloggers. Google is well aware that its multi-billion dollar AdSense business is supported by deliberate content usurpation schemes with bloggers’ original content often the target.

Read Donna Bogatin’s article Google AdSense + Google ‘fair-use’ = bloggers ripped-off from ZDNet.

Previously from WNM:
Your content, whose profit?;
Is Google your search engine and/or your “content partner”…?
;
Before you upload your YouTube video, read the fine print 

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Filed under Blogosphere, Business 2.0, Fair Use

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