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Default YouTube shutting down. - 04-01-2013, 03:10 | posts: 25,235 | Location: NZ

YouTube announced it will be shutting down after eight years in business and will no longer accept videos.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?featur...v=H542nLTTbu0#!
   
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Default 04-01-2013, 03:17 | posts: 19,654 | Location: US East Coast

So, Google bought YouTube just for it to shutdown a couple years later?


   
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Default 04-01-2013, 03:21 | posts: 4,796 | Location: Wooing whilst wearing only socks.

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So, Google bought YouTube just for it to shutdown a couple years later?
April Fools...
   
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Default 04-01-2013, 03:25 | posts: 19,047 | Location: Toronto, Canada

It's funny that the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) also fell for the April Fools' prank when they aired the story on the CBC News Network channel earlier today. I immediately facepalmed.

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Default 04-01-2013, 03:28 | posts: 25,235 | Location: NZ

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It's funny that the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) also fell for the April Fools' prank when they aired the story on the CBC News Network channel earlier today. I immediately facepalmed.

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Haha funny...

I wonder how many hits this thread is gonna get...
   
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Default 04-01-2013, 03:30 | posts: 6,602 | Location: USA

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YouTube announced it will be shutting down after eight years in business and will no longer accept videos.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?featur...v=H542nLTTbu0#!
if it wasnt so close to april fools .... I would care either way there stream sucks ass half the time it dont load
   
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Default 04-01-2013, 03:33 | posts: 9,432 | Location: Sector ZZ9 Plural Z Alpha

Yeah....this is an April Fools Joke...xD
   
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Default 04-01-2013, 03:36 | posts: 25,235 | Location: NZ

Yep, 1st of April in this part of the world.
   
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Default 04-01-2013, 05:11 | posts: 9,098 | Location: NZ

Thought i was just going to have to stick with redtube.
   
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Default 04-01-2013, 05:13 | posts: 9,834 | Location: UK

haha, not even a good one
   
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Default 04-01-2013, 05:37 | posts: 19,654 | Location: US East Coast

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Yep, 1st of April in this part of the world.
I don't keep track of the date. Half the time, I don't even know what day of the week it is....


   
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If half the time it doesn't load then the problem is on your end. I almost never have problems loading a video on the tube.
   
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Default 04-01-2013, 05:47 | posts: 19,047 | Location: Toronto, Canada

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If half the time it doesn't load then the problem is on your end. I almost never have problems loading a video on the tube.
From time to time I also have issues with YouTube failing to load videos or fails to buffer half way. However, not half the time as tsunami231 suggests but from time to time.

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Default 04-01-2013, 05:48 | posts: 19,654 | Location: US East Coast

More than half the time for me....


   
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Default 04-01-2013, 05:57 | posts: 2,221 | Location: Chiba, Japan

Rarely had any problems with youtube videos. All working fine up to 1080.
   
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Default 04-01-2013, 06:09 | posts: 6,325 | Location: Belgium

April 1st, not taking anything seriously today... not after least year (I totally forgot about april 1st last year and it messed with my brain xD).
   
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the toilet phone/internet was my favorite.
   
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Default 04-01-2013, 06:49 | posts: 8,207 | Location: London, United Kingdom

I KNEW this was an April fools joke, it just HAD to be.

No way youtube will suddenly shut down. It's used by billions on a daily basis & is making mega money...

Pill has to come up with a better April fools joke.
   
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Default 04-01-2013, 07:02 | posts: 25,235 | Location: NZ

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Pill has to come up with a better April fools joke.
I have one in mind that will get me labeled as a troll by some people I'm sure....
   
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Default 04-01-2013, 07:07 | posts: 9,098 | Location: NZ

I heard Crytek are going to release an HD texture pack for Crysis 3.
   
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Default 04-01-2013, 08:02 | posts: 4,104 | Location: Sweden

so obvious
   
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What a weak joke.
   
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