Huh, HBO Gave Google a Copyright Takedown Request for... VLC (click for full article) by Casey Chan - July 16, 2013 "VLC is not a TV show. Nor is it a movie. Nor is it a music album. Nor is it anything but open source software that the entire Internet knows as the greatest video player in all the lands. HBO, however, apparently doesn't know that. The It's Not TV TV company recently sent Google a takedown request for VLC citing copyright infringement."