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Spy vs. Spye?

YouTube LogoA firm selling machinery to make tubes and pipes has sued internet sensation YouTube – saying the video-sharing site causes havoc at its own business.

Universal Tube LogoUniversal Tube & Rollform Equipment said its own website – Utube.com – had to be moved five times after millions of inadvertent hits made it crash.The Ohio-based firm has now filed a claim in the US district court.

It says it wants YouTube to stop operating or alternatively pay for it to create a new web domain.

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Excerpted from BBC News

Whoa! This is a totally new business opportunity for those darn cybersquatters. Not only they can grab rightful trademarked names, they now can also park the homophones too! Hmm, I wonder if gardeen.or.id is already taken…

One Response to “Spy vs. Spye?”

  1. :D This is funny! First case I’ve ever heard someone complained too many hits :)


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