Google Seeks to Improve Work with Chinese Authors

Google has agreed to hand over a list of books by Chinese authors that it has scanned in recent years, company executives said, in an apparent effort to placate writers who say their works were digitized without their permission. In a letter sent to an association of 8,000 Chinese writers, Google also apologized for any misunderstanding that might have angered authors and said it would work to forge an agreement on digitizing books by early summer.

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