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Google says anti-piracy effort has delivered $2B

Jul 14, 2016 - 2:45 PM

Half of the music industry s YouTube revenue comes from fan content claimed via Content ID says Google s Katie Oyama

CHALLENGES AHEAD. More than a decade after its debut in 2005, YouTube faces challenges from many competitors. File photo by Samantha Sin/Files/AFP

Watching a concert? Put the phone down

Jun 26, 2013 - 5:03 PM

It affects the artist s experience tremendously and on many levels

HELPFUL OR NOT? 'The destruction of music because of YouTube is enormous'

Global music sales rise for first time since 1999

Feb 27, 2013 - 12:01 PM

The growth may be modest but for an industry that appeared to be in terminal decline as it also battled against rampant Internet piracy it was almost cause to break into song

In a picture taken on June 17, 2012, customers browse for music CDs in a shop in Hong Kong. AFP PHOTO / Philippe Lopez