Watching videos on YouTube is great, but it's annoying that you can't save those videos to your PC for later viewing when you're not connected to the YouTube site. Or can you?
Even though YouTube doesn't let you download its videos, other sites and software programs step in to get the job done. There are many options for downloading YouTube videos to your computer's hard drive—and even to your iPod, for portable viewing.
YouTube is a streaming video service. That means that it streams its videos from its site to your computer screen; you don't actually download and save the videos to your computer.
However, several websites and software programs ...