Amazon Prime And The User Content Upload

Does Amazon Prime want to be YouTube?

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Conspiracies And Nazis

While Amazon has positioned itself as a major competitor to Netflix, it is more in line with fighting Facebook. Of the 65,000 titles available to watch on the service almost 40,000 of them are uploaded by regular people. Many argue that YouTube offers a mix of user-generated and professionally produced content, so why wouldn’t Amazon be able to do the same?

Prime Ahead

With the scandal and Amazon being forced to address the issue, what is the likely outcome? They will probably not want to get rid of such a large chunk of their library. Indeed, it may deplete the platform tremendously if they were to get rid of it completely.

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