Your content, whose profit?

Detractors say Bauman built his empire on stolen goods – snatching obscure media from around the Web, erasing or denying credits, slapping on the eBaum watermark, then selling millions of dollars’ worth of ads around the purloined content. “He steals work and makes all the money,” says Kevin Flynn, an animator who is considering joining a class-action suit against eBaum’s World.

Read this article from WIRED. Previously from WNM: Before you upload your YouTube video, read the fine print

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