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    YouTube Now Offering Movie Rentals

    Google has unveiled YouTube Movie rentals, which will be comprised of various movies and TV episodes available to rent for 48 hours at a cost of 99-cents to $4. The Youtube Store can be found at It seems that the YouTube Movie portal is only available in the U.S. at present.

    YouTube Now Offering Movie Rentals

    Experiments were done back in January by Google where they were offering $5 rentals. The new system uses Google Check-out to allow you to pay for video.  Reportedly- Independent, Bollywood, Manga and documentary films dominate the charts so far. Assumingly, YouTube will make a formal announcement about the store soon. Although early tests were not that popular, wider selection of movies may improve the YouTube service’s popularity.

    Published on April 26, 2010

    David Novak
    David Novak
    For the last 20 years, David Novak has appeared in newspapers, magazines, radio, and TV around the world, reviewing the latest in consumer technology. His byline has appeared in Popular Science, PC Magazine, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, Electronic House Magazine, GQ, Men’s Journal, National Geographic, Newsweek, Popular Mechanics, Forbes Technology, Readers Digest, Cosmopolitan Magazine, Glamour Magazine, T3 Technology Magazine, Stuff Magazine, Maxim Magazine, Wired Magazine, Laptop Magazine, Indianapolis Monthly, Indiana Business Journal, Better Homes and Garden, CNET, Engadget, InfoWorld, Information Week, Yahoo Technology and Mobile Magazine. He has also made radio appearances on the The Mark Levin Radio Show, The Laura Ingraham Talk Show, Bob & Tom Show, and the Paul Harvey RadioShow. He’s also made TV appearances on The Today Show and The CBS Morning Show. His nationally syndicated newspaper column called the GadgetGUY, appears in over 100 newspapers around the world each week, where Novak enjoys over 3 million in readership. David is also a contributing writer fro Men’s Journal, GQ, Popular Mechanics, T3 Magazine and Electronic House here in the U.S.

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