Official Google Code Blog. When a video is uploaded, it is checked against the database, and flags the video as a copyright violation if a match is found. Google CEO Eric Schmidt regarded this system as necessary for resolving lawsuits such as the one from Viacomwhich alleged that YouTube profited from content that it did not have the right to distribute. Retrieved November 7, Retrieved July 29,
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Retrieved April 20, YouTube comes in Ukraine! Google does not provide detailed figures for YouTube's running costs, and YouTube's revenues in were noted as " not material " in a regulatory filing. Archived from the original on November 16, Finnishand Swedish.