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Youtube- $0.99 to download videos!?

by poogie420 / July 27, 2009 11:22 AM PDT

This video (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r3FJwuykNoc&feature=popular) has a link underneath to download it for $0.99. I looked at a few other videos and i think they are only offering to download HD videos. Any body know when/why this started, or if google plans to start an itunes like store? I dont know why anybody would pay to download youtube videos, but this is interesting and any info would be appreciated. Thanks.

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Huh?
by Nicholas Buenk / July 27, 2009 3:02 PM PDT

But your browser is already downloading the video that's how YouTube works. You just have to find the direct link to the file, not that hard.

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I didnt buy it
by poogie420 / July 28, 2009 6:33 AM PDT
In reply to: Huh?

Ya i know, thats why I said I don't know why anybody would pay for Youtube videos. Theres plenty of free ways to download them.

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Perhaps
by Nicholas Buenk / July 28, 2009 12:17 PM PDT
In reply to: I didnt buy it

They could win on convience and giving you more formats than flv flash video.

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possible
by poogie420 / August 2, 2009 12:53 PM PDT
In reply to: Perhaps

i guess thats possible but it doesnt take much to convert a video these days.

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