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Don't use Supernovatube anymore!!

Hi,

Guys...I would recommend you guys not to use SupernovaTube anymore...Since they have got Zango on the video page and its really not advisable to download the toolbar.So avoid using SupernovaTube links as well as please avoid adding those links!!

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| Apr 11, 2009 9:10PM EDT
I use Ninja Video almost exclusively. Supernova tube links are the only reason I come to sidereel. I can never find anything on the Supernova tube site. So I depend on external links to get me there. Please keep the Supernova tube links. Thank you.
| Apr 9, 2009 10:48PM EDT
Also.. OK internet lesson here. If you watch videos online. You NEED to have NoScript and probably use Firefox as your browser. If you are not protecting your browser, you'll get viruses. Go get it now! it's on the Firefox site under add-ons I believe.
| Apr 9, 2009 10:45PM EDT
I have Zango blocked.. you just need NoScript for firefox and you'll be fine. Supernovatube is amazingly awesome. A 45 minute show will buffer completely for me in 2 minutes.
| Feb 16, 2009 12:22AM EST
I'm wondering if someone complained to them as I'm seeing new DivX without Zango. Good on them if they removed it. But I agree with your Kalinah that some of the videos are really feral looking.
| Feb 15, 2009 5:19PM EST
I haven't seen Zango on Supernovatube at all... then again like Walkers I have Firefox with NoScript installed (as well as Flashblock and Adblock Plus). Regardless of that, I hate Supernovatube. Why? Well because it shrinks all videos to 4:3, which means that shows and movies that air in 16:9 or similar formats get squished and look really, really gross. In short, Supernovatube sucks. Alternatively we could have everyone upload to Megavideo... But Megavideo is only good if you're watching one episode a day with no account or a free account (lucky for me my friend has a lifetime platinum account on Megaupload, that doubles for Megavideo, that she lets me mooch off of whenever I like... no limits on videos for me :D). Anyway, something tells me that if we the users want a reliable, great video hosting service we are going to have to develop it ourselves, paying out of our own pockets to host it... and none of us have the money to do that, do we? So it's crap hosting on crappy sites for now (and probably a long while).
| Feb 5, 2009 6:40PM EST
@guardianofhell if you are watching the new DivX videos (for television episodes, for example) and you are not using Firefox and NoScript, or an equiv., you may be infected by Zango, and I'd suggest reading on the internet how to remove it. The Zango automatically installs, and you may not have even known you picked it up.
| Feb 5, 2009 6:38PM EST
@walkers While Firefox and Noscript give you security from the automatic download of Zango to your computer (and mine as well), other people do not use the two in combination and their computers can and will become infected with Zango. (Do not confuse my ability to diagnose a problem with an inability to protect myself from it.) Zango is not on //every// Supernova video, no one said it was. But it is on many, if not all, of the new DivX ones added after a certain date (all the new teleivision episodes in DivX, for example). As you can see from the picture I posted, it does indeed block those videos from being displayed to the user if Zango is blocked by noscript or other adblocking means. That said, the Admin have decided to hold off on a total ban of Supernova (because not all videos are affected). We are simply deleting the links with Zango. You, as anyone, are more than welcome to go watch them through another site or a search engine, but the links will not remain on SideReel to infect other users who do not have their computers protected from such garbage.
| Feb 5, 2009 6:06PM EST
Also - tvqueen, i don't get where you found out that using a script blocker prevents the video from being displayed - it doesn't, that's just completely wrong. I have zango blacklisted in noscript (not found on supernovatube anyway) and it lets me watch the videos just fine. Do not remove supernovatube links ever, they are the only decent videos left!
| Feb 5, 2009 6:04PM EST
what sort of rubbish is this? There is no zango on supernova tube! Hint: Firefox + noscript and I have never once come across a zango pop up or advert when watching any video from every site in the last 3 years. Supernovatube has the fastest loading and most reliable videos, don't stop it because people are too dumb to use a proper web browser!
| Feb 3, 2009 9:59AM EST
@tvqueen Oh I thought you meant there was a gateway which wasn't showing for me. On the other hand, I do get a Transferring data from zangocash.com in my status bar, so may some form of their spyware/adware/whatever is being installed on my computer.. Either way, it's disappointing, and the site will definitely have to be banned..
| Feb 3, 2009 8:55AM EST
not really had any prob with supernova its always been great for me never had zango on it always been able to use it
| Feb 3, 2009 8:31AM EST
@yoga123 I'm reporting the site to the admins to have them removed automatically on their final decision. I think it's become dangerous, and really annoying.
| Feb 3, 2009 8:29AM EST
I tried it through several proxies, American, Canadian, Australian, etc., and they all gave the same results: If you have a scriptblocker on to prevent the Zango, then you don't get to see the video.j I have a feeling this means the Zango is automatically loading on to the visitors' computers
| Feb 3, 2009 8:27AM EST
@tvqueen..... There was a Supernovatube link in How I Met Your Page...I deleted it!!
| Feb 3, 2009 8:21AM EST
@muffinman I have Zango blocked from activating, so it only warns me without damage to my computer. The video is blocked with a message that the video will not be displayed if an ad blocker (e.g., NoScript) is in place.
| Feb 3, 2009 7:49AM EST
@tvqueen that's really bad to hear.. And also surprising that it's only showing up for certain people.. Possibly country-related.. Are you getting the "bad" zango? @pixelated unfortunately any sites that violate the rules will have to have their links removed, even if it doesn't affect certain people
| Feb 3, 2009 7:13AM EST
But tvqueen... many of us do not get Zango through the site. In fact now that its using Divx its the fastest, highest quality source on the web for me (and im sure a few others )
| Feb 3, 2009 4:05AM EST
@mumair Your rudeness is unwarranted. I am a mod here, and it is my job to delete links that break SideReel's rules, including having Zango on the site.
| Feb 3, 2009 3:38AM EST
i don't get no zango on snt dude. snt actually works the best for me ...megavideo sucks. @tvqueen ...stop deleting the links idiot ..if u don't wanna use snt then don't ...the links don't have to go. and if sum ppl do get zango, im sure sumone whos smart enuff to stream a show off the net also has enuff brains to avoid malware
| Feb 2, 2009 11:32PM EST
@muffinman No, it hasn't been removed. I just deleted a link on the newest House because it has Zango, so they are still using it.
| Feb 2, 2009 9:16PM EST
My country was also blocked a while ago, now for some reason it's unblocked. But supernova converted to DivX video now, I dont see anymore videos in flash there. And for me Divx videos only work on ninjavideo.net, which is now the only site I use for watching :)
| Feb 2, 2009 4:34PM EST
"Yup, actually, Supernova turned 'bad' quite a while ago...I was told by Supernova that service to my country was discontinued because no donations were collected from it, whenever I tried to watch a video! I find Zshare to be the best now..." Wow, what a shitty thing to do. I knew they had restrictions on countries but I just thought it was countries who ban domains anyway. I never thought for a second it was a money thing. Is it the same group that ran Suprnova.org back in the day? Im sceptical that it is. I mean, they had that site up for years without forcing donations, seems like a thing they wouldn't do.
| Feb 2, 2009 4:27PM EST
i havent seen zango once on supernova and i use it anytime its available...it doesnt seem like the type of site to start using it, will be very unhappy if they do
| Feb 2, 2009 4:15PM EST
zango on supernova, really?! didn't happend to me yet... well, in the end all streaming sites are evil !!! megavideo was at first a great site too, and now... well you know...
| Feb 2, 2009 12:03PM EST
None shows for me? Has it since been removed? I really like this site so I hope they've got rid of it for everyone
| Feb 2, 2009 5:14AM EST
This makes me very angry. They had a good service, often with one of the nicest set of videos. Why did they ruin it with Zango?
| Feb 2, 2009 2:34AM EST
Yup, actually, Supernova turned 'bad' quite a while ago...I was told by Supernova that service to my country was discontinued because no donations were collected from it, whenever I tried to watch a video! I find Zshare to be the best now...

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