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Youtube Blocks Parts of Youtube from Corea

Pseudonym Authority (1591027) writes | about 3 years ago

Google 2

Pseudonym Authority writes "Google has disabled user uploads and comments on the Korean version of its YouTube video portal in reaction to a new law that requires the real name of a contributor be listed along each contribution they make.

The rules, part of a Cyber Defamation Law, came into effect on April 1 for all sites with over 100,000 unique visitors per day. It requires that users provide their real name and national ID card number."

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slashdotfun (2459304) | about 3 years ago | (#37373420)

why did you spell Korea wrong.

Two years old. (1)

noobermin (1950642) | about 3 years ago | (#37373508)

The article is from 2009...granted I had no idea this happened.

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