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Is watching Youtube 100% legal

Discussion in 'General Software' started by Laurijan, Aug 22, 2010.

  1. Laurijan New Member

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    Hi!

    Topic says it all

    Thx for any info on this!
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    Yes and no.

    No because there are certain content that you're not able to watch due to copyright infringement.

    Yes because anything that isn't legal has either been deleted or restricted to different countries with specific laws.
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    sneekypeet Unpaid Babysitter Staff Member

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    no they will steal your interwebz if you watch it:roll:

    Completely legal:D
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    streetfighter 2 New Member

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    Should be legal. Rebroadcasting a copyrighted program without permission is illegal (unless it's non-profit and educational) but watching it when someone else is illegally broadcasting it isn't illegal. (Damn that last sentence is confusing!)

    Or at least that's what I remember reading.
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    I don't think you are legally responsible for youtube content whether you watch it or not. It's Google that's liable.
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    trickson OH, I have such a headache

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    Naah watching youtube vids is very illegal bro:laugh: you better stay away from dat site:roll::roll::roll::laugh::laugh::slap:
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    btarunr Editor & Senior Moderator Staff Member

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    Not if you're in Communist China.
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    nice thread....boring sunday?
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    Only if it is for "research"

    Oh wait. I'm thinking of YouPorn.

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