YouTube and Video Takedowns

5 years ago

Gena from Create Video Notebook explains a bit about YouTube's Terms of Service that you might not be aware of. She explains how a number of videos were taken off the site over the holidays. Gena writes,

Over the 2012 holidays hundreds of YouTube users found that their videos have been deleted, their accounts terminated or their viewership hacked to bits or removed.

The most notable is Universal Music Group with a loss of 2 billion viewers and Sony Music/BMG with 850 million views vaporized.

Terms of Service from YouTube

Read more at YouTube Enforces Viewer Count Takedowns at Create Video Notebook

Virginia DeBolt, BlogHer Section Editor for Tech
virginia.debolt@blogher.com
Virginia blogs at Web Teacher and First 50 Words.

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