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How is rabb.it allowed to stream anime?

We know that there are a whole bunch of anime streaming websites that are in fact illegal because they don't own the licenses to the anime they stream. However, in a number of anime chat rooms/...
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Anime Strike just got absorbed into Amazon Prime. What high profile series just opened up there?

I just learned that Anime Strike just got absorbed into Amazon Prime! I just watched the first episode of Made in Abyss. For Amazon Prime members like me, who were too stubborn to pay extra for Anime ...
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How to get a license to stream anime on my website?

I am planning on making a website for streaming anime (legally). I would like to know how can I obtain the license to host and stream anime? I would like to know from where I can get the license, who ...
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What's the difference between streaming anime via Steam and Crunchyroll?

On the Steam anime sale a little while back, I noticed that Steam has added support for steaming anime. One example is Gintama. When this sale was on, there was a large banner saying these streams ...
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Would it be illegal to host a anime streaming website?

I am very curious on this subject. Would it be illegal to stream anime on a website without the owners permission? If so how do many websites on the internet do it without getting in trouble?
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Is watching free anime in Japan safe?

I am talking about watching those shows in websites that provide them for free. I could of course afford to subscribe to paid websites such as Crunchyroll and the likes, but often I couldn't find the ...
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Can fans convince a streaming site to show a certain anime?

If a streaming site, for whatever reason, doesn't have a certain anime of which you're a fan, can you gather enough votes in online petitions or facebook likes to convince the site to start streaming ...
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What is the process of acquiring a streaming license?

When a streaming site decides they want to stream a particular anime series or movie, what steps do they take from start to finish? Who emails whom? Does the streaming site hire additional staff ...
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How do anime streaming sites decide whether to acquire licenses from studios to show their anime?

What is the process of getting an anime for example onto CrunchyRoll? Let's say a new original anime airs in Japan and a lot of the viewers on the west want to watch it too. What reasons does a ...