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Sony and Universal get busted faking youtube views

Postby billysastard » 30 Dec 2012, 11:51

attempting to make the songs they publish more popular, they had been using a system of creating fake views to promote their artists, yesterday youtube hit back removing some 2 billion faked views from the companies videos. ... black-hat/

and from another site..

Commenters on the Sony YouTube channel gloated over the major record labels' apparent comeuppance.
User Lattentreffer posted on SonymusicSME: 'Pretty much f*** you, sonymusic.... Hahahaha.
'You got the axe on your black hat viewcount manipulating....!'

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Re: Sony and Universal get busted faking youtube views

Postby gypscanuck » 23 Jan 2013, 02:40

Not surprised. Who know, Gangnam Style is probably the same.
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