Results 1 to 11 of 11
  1. #1
    Forum Elder
    $Greatness$'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Baltimore, MD
    PSN ID
    GreatnessRD
    Posts
    2,967
    Rep Power
    56
    Points
    26,710 (5,000 Banked)
    Items User name style

    Youtube Charges Money?

    Pause...

    Maybe I live under a rock, that's cool and all. But since when did Youtube charge to watch videos? I was looking up Goldberg vs. Hulk Hogan for the WCW Heavyweight Championship and one of the videos I clicked on said if I paid the amazingly low price of $1.99, I'd get it in all of its HD goodness. When they start this up? And if this becomes the normal, they completely loss me with the bullshat. lol


    $Greatness$ Awaits™


  2. #2
    Superior Member
    WaxWeazle's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2014
    Location
    Belgium
    PSN ID
    kipkebab92
    Age
    22
    Posts
    675
    Rep Power
    10
    Points
    8,620 (0 Banked)
    Really..? :/
    If that's happening, YouTube is going down a lot without a doubt. They started with a nice website filled with fun stuff (and weird stuff too) and went $#@!tier and $#@!tier.. If they start with charging money for watching some goddamn video's then they're goddamn retarded imo :/

  3. #3
    Super Elite
    MacP's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Location
    Essex, England.
    Posts
    2,344
    Rep Power
    59
    Points
    6,425 (0 Banked)
    Another website that has fallen from grace.
    Sent from my computer using keyboard.

  4. #4
    Supreme Veteran
    keefy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    The Sock Gap
    Posts
    18,023
    Rep Power
    128
    Points
    65,010 (0 Banked)
    Items Gran Turismo 5Michelle MarshDoomid SoftwareCommodore 64Metal Gear Solid
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Been going on a while. Its probaby the organisers of the wrestling that monetised it. Youtube just gives them the option to use it.

  5. #5
    Forum Elder
    $Greatness$'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Baltimore, MD
    PSN ID
    GreatnessRD
    Posts
    2,967
    Rep Power
    56
    Points
    26,710 (5,000 Banked)
    Items User name style
    $#@!tin' me! That's crazy. I wonder if folks actually pay to see it? Can't knock the hustle I suppose. $#@! still crazy.


    $Greatness$ Awaits™


  6. #6
    Racing Game Fanatic
    Duffman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2013
    PSN ID
    Duffman19864
    Posts
    7,475
    Rep Power
    38
    Points
    210,574 (0 Banked)
    Items Title StyleVitaPS3 Slim
    Is it only for wrestling video's then? I was watching youtube video's last night on my PS Vita and was not once asked for any money!
    PSN ID: Duffman19864

    Twitter ID: Duffman1986

    My New Youtube Gaming Channel: Duffman Gaming



  7. #7
    Forum Elder
    $Greatness$'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Baltimore, MD
    PSN ID
    GreatnessRD
    Posts
    2,967
    Rep Power
    56
    Points
    26,710 (5,000 Banked)
    Items User name style
    Quote Originally Posted by Duffman1986 View Post
    Is it only for wrestling video's then? I was watching youtube video's last night on my PS Vita and was not once asked for any money!
    Haven't tried with anything else. It just so happened to be one video. Not all videos were monetized, just the one.


    $Greatness$ Awaits™


  8. #8
    Racing Game Fanatic
    Duffman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2013
    PSN ID
    Duffman19864
    Posts
    7,475
    Rep Power
    38
    Points
    210,574 (0 Banked)
    Items Title StyleVitaPS3 Slim
    Quote Originally Posted by $Greatness$ View Post
    Haven't tried with anything else. It just so happened to be one video. Not all videos were monetized, just the one.
    Ah right hopefully it doesn't start to happen for all of them then, can see quite a lot of people being put off by it if it does!
    PSN ID: Duffman19864

    Twitter ID: Duffman1986

    My New Youtube Gaming Channel: Duffman Gaming



  9. #9
    Veteran

    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Switzerland
    PSN ID
    Cybertox
    Posts
    4,129
    Rep Power
    61
    Points
    95,216 (4,000 Banked)
    Well that really sucks.

  10. #10
    Supreme Veteran
    keefy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    The Sock Gap
    Posts
    18,023
    Rep Power
    128
    Points
    65,010 (0 Banked)
    Items Gran Turismo 5Michelle MarshDoomid SoftwareCommodore 64Metal Gear Solid
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!

  11. #11
    Veteran

    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Switzerland
    PSN ID
    Cybertox
    Posts
    4,129
    Rep Power
    61
    Points
    95,216 (4,000 Banked)

    Now watch the amount of views of paid channels decrease drastically.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
vBCredits II Deluxe v2.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2010-2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.