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Record Biz Makes $3B Off Illegal YouTube Uploads

  • Variety, Wednesday, July 13, 2016 9:06 AM
YouTube says when record companies find illegally uploaded material on YouTube with Content ID, 95% of the time they leave the content there to monetize it, rather than blocking it. It says half of the music biz's revenue from YouTube is gotten that way--more than $3 billion so far. 

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