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COPPA? I Barely Even Know ‘Er!

Episode #51

COPPA is not a new law, but there are certainly some new developments for how it applies on YouTube. Content creators are now required to mark their videos as "made for kids" or not. What does this mean, and what are the consequences?

Episode summary

00:00 | Intro
00:44 | A brief history of COPPA
07:30 | What's changing on YouTube
21:39 | Criticisms of COPPA
27:42 | Unanswered questions
30:07 | Lessons learned
34:58 | Revising COPPA
35:53 | Outro


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