How Facebook is Stealing Billions of Views

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  • Published on: 10 November 2015
  • Facebook just announced 8 billion video views per day. This number is made out of lies, cheating and worst of all: theft. All of this is wildly known but the media giant Facebook is pretending everything is fine, while damaging independent creators in the process. How does this work?

    Hank Greens Article:
    https://medium.com/@hankgreen/theft-lies-and-facebook-video-656b0ffed369

    Video by Smartereveryday:
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    Other sources used in this video:


    http://www.theverge.com/2015/3/31/8312987/please-dont-share-tyrese-gibsons-facebook-posts

    http://mashable.com/2015/07/08/facebook-video-theft-problem/#fpVrTqyU4Zqx

    http://broadmark.de/allgemein/facebook-erreicht-8-milliarden-videoaufrufe-tag/39256/?

    http://mashable.com/2015/09/01/facebook-could-soon-start-to-crack-down-on-pirated-videos/#XlTjV83NRSq3

    http://de.slideshare.net/socialogilvy/the-rise-of-multiplatform-video-why-brands-need-a-multiplatform-video-strategy

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dLqCz5xBwGk

    http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/technology/2015/07/freebooting_stolen_youtube_videos_going_viral_on_facebook.html

    http://mic.com/articles/123368/facebook-video-vs-youtube

    http://mashable.com/2015/07/08/facebook-video-theft-problem/#fpVrTqyU4Zqx

    http://media.fb.com/2015/08/27/an-update-on-video-management-on-facebook/

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COMMENTS: 40

  • Gopnik Guy
    Gopnik Guy   1 days ago

    lets start an L spam just for facebook.

  • Kristian Skogh
    Kristian Skogh   1 days ago

    Like Google then that has 87% of all devices in the world. While facebook is just an app that you don't need to install on your device. Ohh! And google owns YouTube. Oh! Their devices spy on you too, no matter how much apps you disable and how many settings you set to "Do not collect data" on your Android (Google) device. I even tried to use alternative OS on my Android phone that was supposed to be 100% Google free. And I had to "Root" (Jailbreak) my Phone to do it. I used open source appstore and still my firewall in my phone repeatedly had to work its ass of to stop google from snooping on me. I have given up the fight after Three years of trying to stop Google, Facebook and Microsoft to spy on me. I have a Librebooted old IBM laptop with Linux (Trisquel) installed on it, but you know what?? I can't do much if I want to stay totally free from intellectual propeiarty programs. I can't listen to the music I want. I can't se the tv shows I want. I can't watch Kurzgesagt. There is no escaping them!! Period!

  • khay loon
    khay loon   2 days ago

    Tell Facebook to copy this video too

  • Coder Crafter
    Coder Crafter   2 days ago

    This also describes Reddit. They steal their own content within,though, more than YouTube videos

  • Jai Mishra
    Jai Mishra   3 days ago

    Facebook itself was a stolen idea by the zucc from 3 students...

  • Diego Garcia
    Diego Garcia   4 days ago

    Jajajaja justo eso hago con lod videos de esta página, a veces la gente descarga el video sin el intro para que no se vea que Kurzgesagt fue quien lo realizó, inmediatamente pongo el link para redirigirlos al original.

  • jessie lesbian
    jessie lesbian   4 days ago

    One more reason to launch a DDoS attack against facebook.

  • Ashitaka
    Ashitaka   5 days ago

    Instagram: laughs in meme reposting

  • Hefty CHONK
    Hefty CHONK   6 days ago

    0:51 You ruined the number of views by watching the video

  • Backinblack Bunny
    Backinblack Bunny   6 days ago

    Now do a episode on why the vast majorities billionaires, like zuckerturd, are only billionaires bc of theft.

  • Sorelle Luce
    Sorelle Luce   1 weeks ago

    Thank you, now I know I can get away with anything with Facebook 😍😍😍😍😍

  • Maxime URBAN
    Maxime URBAN   1 weeks ago

    I don't understand people who dislike this video

  • Rick Morty
    Rick Morty   1 weeks ago

    Been 4 years now. Is this still the case

  • Shai Ichinose
    Shai Ichinose   1 weeks ago

    What if YouTube revenged then?Also I found this stolen!!!!!

  • Bertold Szekeres
    Bertold Szekeres   2 weeks ago

    The idea of facebook itself was stolen in the first place. What did we expect?

  • zippa93
    zippa93   2 weeks ago

    Liked at “freebooting”

  • max osorio
    max osorio   2 weeks ago

    This is such a good Chanel I love it. I used the great filter video for a project I was doing in science class and it was great!

  • Spider World
    Spider World   2 weeks ago

    My not viral YouTube video could be stolen

  • Good Friend
    Good Friend   2 weeks ago

    You can’t stop a lizard from doing what it loves

  • who8myfish
    who8myfish   2 weeks ago

    This is the same argument the music industry was making in the early 2ks