Japanese Companies Blame YouTube for Infringements

A coalition of Japanese television, music and film companies slammed YouTube, saying the online video sharing service was not doing enough to rid the site of cartoons and other clips that infringe copyright. The group also expressed skepticism over an automatic video recognition and purging system being developed by YouTube parent Google, questioning the reliability of the technology and saying it was taking too long for the system to kick in.

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