• People are upset that YouTube opts in their content to be used for Shorts

    13 days ago - By Android Central

    YouTube isn't making it easy to opt-out, either.
    What you need to know
    YouTube is automatically opting-in videos to be sampled for Shorts.
    Some see the move as problematic as there was no prior notice to creators about the option.
    Not all videos can opt-out of the Shorts permission, but it's not clear which.
    Users are discovering that YouTube is automatically opting in their content without their consent to be used by others in YouTube Shorts, the platform that imitates TikTok. The permissions box found in a video edit screen reads that when checked, it "allows people to create Shorts...
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