Google partner in China accused of abetting piracy

Wednesday, 17 January 2007, 3:27 AM EST

A Google partner in China has come under fire for allegedly encouraging piracy, the Motion Picture Association (MPA) said Saturday.

"We have been watching [Shenzhen Xunlei Networking Technologies Ltd.] for some time and we have observed that like many file sharing networks/enablers in China, the content available through them includes copyright-infringing versions of Motion Picture Association member company films," said Mike Ellis, senior vice president and regional director, Asia Pacific, of the MPA.

At Computerworld.

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