Mid-roll ads are going to get auto-enabled on all videos longer than 8 minutes.
@stick They're a business, not a charity - what do you expect? :D Hosting video costs a lot of money, and YouTube is still not actually turning a profit: https://www.quora.com/Will-YouTube-ever-be-profitable?share=1
Though I think PeerTube has the potential to become a truly decentralized video repository of the future - but it's not there yet :)
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