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Memo to Novell: Leave YouTube Alone

YouTube a haven from media/industry brainwash; let's keep it that way

WHEN Novell employees fill YouTube with adverts (Microsoft does this too), they always have some good reason/excuse. Novell, just like any company, is made out of people, so it's responsible for the things they do.

There are lots of 'new' (some are practically old) videos which were tossed onto YouTube. Here is the first one.



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The above comes from user "NovellWorkAsOne", where it says "Making IT Work As One: Novell expert interviews, partnerships, and success stories."

What does that mean?

Here is a Novell case study that finds itself a home in YouTube.



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And here is another. What are these, adverts?



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"Advertisers, Advertisers, Advertisers," said Steve Ballmer a few years ago. Watch this rather innocent video.



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That's a lot of Novell marketing material finding its way into YouTube in just one week. Who is responsible for this? Are arbitrary people voluntarily pushing Novell case studies for the public to watch? Who would 'pollute' a social network with advertisements, some of which used to be viral?

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