YouTube muting unauthorized music videos

Google Inc.'s YouTube has begun disabling the audio on music videos that its users post without authorization of copyright holders, according to numerous reports on Twitter and other online sites.

Link: http://www.bizjournals.com/sanjose/stories/2009/01/12/daily34.html?jst=b_ln_hl

:cool::cool:

I don’t think some copyright holders are going to be happy even if their video is posted without sound. However, I’m sure this move will frustrate anyone looking to play the affected videos and only getting silent videos. . .

Unless they hire Milli Vanilli or that Simpson gal to lip synch them…:rolleyes:

holders are going to be happy even if their video is posted without sound. However, I’m sure this move will frustrate anyone looking to play the affected videos