Genius accuses Google of stealing song lyrics (page 2)

One of the ways that Google has changed over time is how it displays information. In the early days, Google pretty much directed users to websites based on their search, but these days, Google is trying to put everything they can on the front page. In a way, this makes it a lot easier for users to find what they are looking for at a glance.The downside is that it has directed a ton of traffic away from certain websites. More recently, lyrics website Genius has accused Google of stealing its content. Now, if you’ve ever searched for lyrics on Google, you know that sometimes Google can display the lyrics in the search result itself. What Genius did to try and catch Google in the act was by using a series of curved and straight apostrophes in their lyrics.This was done not randomly, but in a pattern which if you use Morse code, spells out “red handed”. In a statement made to The Wall Street Journal, Genius’ Chief Strategy Officer Ben Gross said, “Over the last two years, we’v

Genius accuses Google of stealing song lyrics

Music-annotation website Genius is accusing Google of stealing lyrics from its website and publishing them in search results.

Mon 17 Jun 19 from CNN

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Mon 17 Jun 19 from HotHardware

Lyrics Website Alleges That Google ‘Stole’ Its Content

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Sun 16 Jun 19 from Ubergizmo

Genius accuses Google of copying its lyrics data

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Sun 16 Jun 19 from Engadget

Has Google been copying the work of a Genius?

Genius claims that Google's been stealing song lyrics data for its own lyrics search results.

Mon 17 Jun 19 from Techradar

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