Poetic Justice? Publisher Steals Google Laptops

Angry over Google’s attempts to digitalise written publications, the CEO of Macmillan Publishers nicked two laptops from Google’s Book Search booth during the recent BookExpo America:

“There [was] no sign saying ‘please do not steal the computers,'” Richard Charkin wrote on his blog. “I confess that a colleague and I simply picked [them] up.”

Mr Charkin’s full blog entry can be read here.

3 responses to “Poetic Justice? Publisher Steals Google Laptops”.

  1. papajoneh Says:

    like this also can? We just simply pick them up???
    LOL.

  2. Kay Kastum Says:

    Wah..very meaningful the way they do it ya. But Google can still brand them a thief..

  3. Site Admin Azmeen Says:

    You’ll get the “reasoning” behind the move if you read the linked blog entry from Mr Charkin. 🙂