Re: [Videolib] Legitimacy of Veoh.com?

From: Chris Lewis <clewis@american.edu>
Date: Fri Nov 13 2009 - 06:47:57 PST

A lot of the movies are linked from other sources such as Hulu and
Crackle so it looks more legit than not.

On Thu, Nov 12, 2009 at 4:57 PM, Deg Farrelly <deg.farrelly@asu.edu> wrote:
> Apologies if this has been discussed on the list before.
>
> Can anyone speak to the legitimacy of the content on the website  Veoh.com?
>
> >From my quick look at the site it appears to allows others to upload video content, with the assumption that they (the uploader) has permission to do so, but will take content down if contacted by a copyright holder.
>
> Your comments welcome.  Thanx.
>
> -deg
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Received on Fri Nov 13 06:48:48 2009

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