After numerous protests from users, YouTube finally announced it will make changes to the policies governing its YouTube content ID system, which has been heavily criticized for putting the interests of copyright owners in front of those users. Several flaws in the system have been identified, which have often resulted in several cases of misidentification. The fact that some copyright holders have taken advantage of these flaws to make YouTube false content id claims has not helped the situation. What is YouTube Content ID System? Before we dwell into the issue of YouTube false content id claims, let’s take a look at what YouTube content id system is and how it works. YouTube content id system is a system designed to help copyright owners identify and manage their content. The system scans content uploaded by users against that submitted to YouTube by copyright owners. In case of a match, copyright…    read more