GROWINGYOURNEWSWEBSITE.COM: Latest News and Analysis 2019-08-24, 10:48

ProBeat: YouTube messages should have never existed

YouTube is killing its messages feature two years after introducing it, despite there being no use case for a built-in chat functionality in the app.Read More...

ProBeat: YouTube messages should have never existed

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ProBeat: YouTube is no better than Facebook or Twitter YouTube is not a social network, but when it comes to its rules and recommendation algorithms, the Google company is just like Facebook and Twitter.R...
2019-06-07, 23:32

YouTube’s killing Messages before they atrophy from disuse YouTube’s made the decision to squash a feature I honestly forgot existed — its private messages. It’s stated reason is to focus on public conversati...
2019-08-23, 00:16

ProBeat: Tablets were always doomed Google is giving up on tablets, Apple is converting the iPad into a computer, and Microsoft is making Windows tablets redundant with its Surface line...
2019-06-21, 19:48

BH90210 Finale Makes Us Wonder Why It Existed And Yet We Want More So, about that The O.C. reboot... BH90210 just ended its first (only?) season after a battle for pick up by Fox, and if there's a season two it's go...
2019-09-12, 04:32

ProBeat: Netflix’s abysmal Q2 2019 was no blip Netflix lost 130,000 U.S. subscribers this quarter, the first time in almost eight years. Price increases were a factor, but competition is a worse t...
2019-07-19, 21:00

Batman Existed in Mesoamerican Mythology and His Name Was Camazotz As social media is abuzz with who might be cast in the next Batman movie, with concerns that some of the candidates might not be menacing enough to f...
2019-05-23, 18:16

ProBeat: Breakthrough or BS, Amazon’s Rekognition is dangerous Amazon claims Rekognition can use facial recognition to detect emotion. Experts agree that human emotion can't be accurately detected with one's face...
2019-08-16, 21:00

A web browser you forgot existed might soon be faster than Chrome Mozilla has dramatically changed the look and feel of its browser since the introduction of Firefox Quantum two years ago now — a release that ...
2019-05-22, 00:16

ProBeat: Google may want to save Huawei’s Mate 30 launch The Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro could be just another set of Android phones or the start of Huawei moving away from Google and a push for HarmonyOS.Read ...
2019-08-30, 23:16

ProBeat: Wolfram’s natural language understanding looks incredibly useful Wolfram Alpha Notebook Edition is now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. The natural language understanding (NLU) functionality is awesome for st...
2019-09-14, 01:00

How my lost wedding rings led me to a sister I never knew existed When Brittany Oliver, then 29, looked down at her left hand on a beautiful day, she felt like she’d been punched in the stomach: Her diamond wedding ...
2019-07-11, 05:16

Mets’ Seth Lugo wins award he didn’t know existed PITTSBURGH — Seth Lugo wishes he could say winning NL Reliever of the Month was a goal, except he didn’t realize the award existed until Saturday, wh...
2019-08-04, 06:48

ProBeat: Google and Samsung aren’t listening to smartphone buyers By removing the fingerprint sensor and the headphone jack, Google and Samsung are ignoring what smartphone flagship buyers hate: compromise.Read More...
2019-08-02, 22:16

Ram Temple Existed In Ayodhya Before Babri Mosque, Supreme Court Told The counsel for the Ram Lalla Virajman, a party in the Ayodhya land dispute, claimed in the Supreme Court on Friday that a "massive" temple of Lord R...
2019-08-16, 22:32

Josh Gad Discusses the Canceled Disney+ Muppets Show You Probably Didn’t Even Know Existed The rainbow connection is severed. Josh Gad has confirmed that he, along with Once Upon a Time creators Adam Horowitz and Eddy Kitsis, were not only ...
2019-09-11, 16:32

YouTube barred a 14-year-old conservative personality after she called the LGBTQ community pedophiles. The girl reportedly then posted a photo threatening YouTube HQ with something that looks like a gun. YouTube YouTube has terminated the account of a 14-year-old conservative YouTuber with nearly 1 million followers who goes by "Soph." The channel wa...
2019-08-06, 09:48

YouTube’s adding more age gates to YouTube Kids — this should go well YouTube just revealed it’s added new age categories to its YouTube Kids app, offering different videos depending on whether the child is preschool or...
2019-08-29, 21:16

Are Alien Messages Encoded in our DNA? Are we alone in the universe? This is a question most people have pondered at one time or another. Since the distances between us and the nearest hab...
2019-07-31, 23:48

How to Schedule iOS Text Messages With the Shortcuts App Like emails and social media posts, being able to draft and schedule out your texts can be a time management lifesaver—especially if you rely on text...
2019-06-18, 21:16

WhatsApp hack: are our messages ever truly private? You'll probably be aware that last week, WhatsApp was at the center of a storm of controversy following the exposure of a major vulnerability in...
2019-05-26, 14:48

Here’s how to add italics and bolding to your WhatsApp messages Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Ever wanted...
2019-08-24, 05:16

Here’s why your Slack messages are double-posting. Here’s why your Slack messages are double-posting. Users of Slack, the hugely popular messaging platform, are reporting a weird glitch that’s resulting in messages being duplicated multiple times, or ...
2019-06-28, 15:16

Pompeo: 'No mixed messages' from U.S. on Huawei U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday the United States was not sending "mixed messages" on Huawei Technologies and he does not believe...
2019-08-20, 17:16

Android Messages may get Snapchat-like AR effects Apparently, Google has plans to turn the Android Messages app into a veritable Instagram and Snapchat rival. XDA Developers has discovered that the t...
2019-06-30, 10:16

How to Use Your Laptop to Send Messages From Your Phone You don’t always have to squint at a 6-inch screen and tap out your communications on a little touch keyboard. Most messaging apps now let you use yo...
2019-08-08, 16:00

Telegram's silent messages keep your conversations low-key Just because you're messaging someone doesn't mean you want to loudly advertise that fact, and Telegram thinks it can help on that front. T...
2019-08-11, 22:32

Deleted WhatsApp Messages? You Can Recover Them Using This Method Have you accidentally deleted a chat on WhatsApp and you don't know how to restore it? Follow this guide as we tell how you can restore deleted Whats...
2019-08-12, 23:32

FCC Chairman wants to ban caller ID spoofing for text messages FCC Chairman Ajit Pai is advancing the war against robocalls. Today, he proposed adopting rules that would ban caller ID spoofing of text messages an...
2019-07-08, 22:16

Be first to try the new Messages app for Android – public beta open now Google has released a public beta of its new Messages app (formerly known as Android Messages). The beta program is currently full, but keep an ...
2019-07-09, 12:16

How to Delete Multiple Android Messages at the Same Time Android Messages version 4.7 rolled out this morning, and the new update adds the long-awaited ability to delete multiple messages in a conversation ...
2019-08-20, 22:48

Ex-marine jailed for messages sent to Remain-supporting MP A pro-Brexit Falklands War veteran has been jailed for 24 weeks after he posted menacing social media messages to a Remain-supporting MP which left h...
2019-08-09, 15:32

Snap could let users add songs to their disappearing messages Snapchat is reportedly looking to make it easier to incorporate music into its ephemeral messages, so users don't have to resort to using tricks...
2019-05-24, 21:48

PM Modi Thanks World Leaders For Congratulatory Messages Prime Minister Modi on Thursday thanked world leaders and personalities for their congratulatory messages after the BJP-led NDA is set to return to p...
2019-05-24, 04:48

New era for users of Android's Messages app starts later this month Instead of continuing to wait for carriers worldwide to get together to support the global rollout of Rich Communication Services (RCS), Google is ta...
2019-06-18, 08:16

Update to Google's Messages app adds a very useful feature Google's master plan to dominate the world includes the placement of Google Assistant into as many apps and devices as possible. To that end, several...
2019-05-22, 01:01

Brazil's Moro says 'nothing to hide' about leaked messages Brazilian Justice Minister Sergio Moro said Wednesday there is nothing improper about alleged conversations he had with prosecutors when he was a cru...
2019-06-19, 23:32

How to Schedule Your Messages, Emails, and Tweets to Go at Any Time Thanks to the internet and all the apps and services that run on top of it, we can now ping someone on the other side of the world instantly—but that...
2019-06-21, 17:32

MP who bombarded two women with 2,000 'sexting' messages cleared A Conservative MP who bombarded two women with 2,000 "sexting" messages in just 21 days has been cleared of wrongdoing by the parliamentary standards...
2019-09-08, 20:32

Facebook Will Remove Messages Mocking Deaths "I am so glad she's dead" or "That's what she gets" will no longer be up on your Facebook page as the social network giant will now remove such scurr...
2019-06-14, 15:00

Twitter is testing a filter for potentially offensive messages Twitter is taking its screening of unknown direct messages a step further. The social media giant announced today that it is testing a filter for mes...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Brazil's Moro questions authenticity of leaked messages Brazil's justice minister has questioned the authenticity of leaked personal messages published by a news website that appear to show him when he was...
2019-06-16, 03:00

Twitter Spotted Testing Search Bar for Direct Messages on App Twitter is testing a new option for its Direct Message (DM) section that would allow users search for a particular message by a specific person throu...
2019-08-12, 23:32

FCC bans spoofed text messages and international robocalls This week the FCC voted to approve rules that ban spoofing text messages and international robocalls. The new rules close long-standing loopholes in ...
2019-08-03, 20:16

Barr: Law enforcement should be allowed to read encrypted messages Encrypted messaging apps such as WhatsApp “jeopardize public safety” and must be opened up to scrutiny by law enforcement agencies, Attorney General ...
2019-07-23, 21:48

India is still hounding WhatsApp to make its messages traceable The privacy vs. security battle is heating up in India. The Indian government has once again asked WhatsApp to “digitally fingerprint” every message ...
2019-06-18, 11:00

6 clever ways to end robotext spam messages before it’s too late If you thought robocalls were annoying, get ready. Spammy text messages promising free gift cards, low credit card interest rates, debt relief servic...
2019-08-24, 15:16

'Chances of Brexit deal improving now my messages have landed' Boris Johnson has told Sky News the chances of a Brexit deal are "improving" now his messages on the £39bn divorce bill and Irish border backsto...
2019-08-26, 07:16

How to backup your text messages on an iPhone, using iCloud or a Mac computer Aleksey Khilko/Shutterstock If you plan on getting a new iPhone and don't want to lose your text conversations, knowing how to backup your text mess...
2019-07-10, 17:32

Brazil justice minister says nothing to hide over leaked messages Brazilian Justice Minister Sergio Moro said on Wednesday that he has nothing to hide regarding allegedly leaked personal messages with prosecutors fr...
2019-06-19, 15:32

Hamilton's flustered radio messages on full display Before winning Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton was engaged in a long, tense exchange with race engineer Peter Bonnington regarding their t...
2019-05-27, 15:48

Diplomats Swap Messages to Help Defuse U.S.-Iran Tensions European and Arab officials are carrying messages between Washington and Tehran, Western diplomats say, in bid to head off outright conflict in the P...
2019-05-25, 11:00

Brazil’s Moro questions authenticity of leaked messages RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil’s justice minister has questioned the authenticity of leaked personal messages published by a news website that ap...
2019-06-16, 01:32

Brazil's Moro, prosecutors scramble to react to leaked messages Brazilian Justice Minister Sergio Moro and federal prosecutors scrambled to recover on Monday after the website The Intercept published reports based...
2019-06-10, 19:16

Transfer deadline day: Whatsapp messages, spinning plates and a 'Catch-22' It's the day the dollars are splashed, headlines are made nerves are frayed, and football fans flock to their club's stadium to surround television r...
2019-08-07, 20:00

The messages left for Trump and his supporters at the El Paso Walmart memorial Several messages have been left for President Donald Trump and his supporters at the El Paso, Texas, Walmart memorial, following the fatal shooting o...
2019-08-07, 22:00

Biden, Booker attack Trump with scathing words — and different messages Joe Biden and Cory Booker both delivered impassioned speeches Wednesday taking on President Trump and white supremacy. But while Biden focused on the...
2019-08-08, 12:32

Google Assistant Can Now Read Out WhatsApp, Telegram, Slack Messages Google Assistant earlier used to only read out native SMS app messages, and skip all the other communication apps, but that behaviour has now changed...
2019-08-05, 16:48

Helping Women Overcome Society’s Outdated Messages on Money Financial lessons take root at an early age. Girls are usually taught to budget and be careful with money, while boys are taught to be more aggressiv...
2019-06-17, 07:16

‘Talking lasers’ that beam messages to our ears in the works: Pentagon Hold on to your tinfoil hats, because there’s certainly a conspiracy theory a-brewin’ here. The Pentagon has confirmed it’s testing...
2019-08-01, 03:16

David Ortiz’s children post heartfelt Father’s Day messages David Ortiz’s children and wife posted heartfelt Father’s Day messages on Instagram to the retired Boston Red Sox slugger who was shot and wounded at...
2019-06-17, 18:48

| Baxter shares details of text messages from Mourinho, Wenger Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter says that former Premier League managers Jose Mourinho and Arsene Wenger sent him text messages following their vic...
2019-07-17, 14:48

Offensive messages on Arsenal kits as Adidas campaign backfires An Adidas campaign promoting the new Arsenal kit has backfired after Twitter users were able to post racist, antisemitic and offensive messages via t...
2019-07-03, 02:32

The Latest: Birds prompted S. Korea to issue alert messages SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on diplomacy involving North Korea’s nuclear program (all times local): 5:15 p.m. South Korea’s mili...
2019-07-01, 10:32

Leclerc explains Vettel hurry-up messages in French GP qualifying Charles Leclerc says his hurry-up messages to Sebastian Vettel over Ferrari's Formula 1 team radio during French Grand Prix qualifying were prompted ...
2019-06-22, 22:48

Condolence Messages Flood Twitter As Survivors Ruled Out In An-32 Crash Political leaders cutting across party lines today took to social media to express their condolences for India's "air warriors" in the hours followin...
2019-06-13, 15:16

Independence Day 2019: Wishes, Images, Wallpapers, Quotes, SMS, Messages Happy Independence Day 2019: We have compiled a list of wishes and messages for Independence Day that you can share with your friends, families and c...
2019-08-14, 19:00

A German minister wants access to your encrypted WhatsApp and Telegram messages If you’re living in Germany, you should be careful about what you’re texting. Because according to Spiegel Online, the country’s Federal Interior Min...
2019-05-29, 14:32

P Chidambaram, In Tihar Jail, Gets Family To Post Messages On Twitter Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram today expressed concern over the state of the economy and questioned the government on its plan to get the count...
2019-09-11, 15:32

The best free email client 2019: the easiest way to manage your messages With a free email client, you can keep on top of your communication without having to part with a penny. You might feel that using a web mail service...
2019-05-21, 14:31

Gmail's 'confidential' messages feature rolls out to G Suite users next month Roughly a year ago, Google rolled out Confidential Mode for Gmail users as part of a big refresh to its web email system – an update that also...
2019-05-30, 06:48

Leaked Messages Raise Fairness Questions in Brazil Corruption Inquiry Private phone chats suggest that a prominent judge consulted with prosecutors in the Car Wash corruption investigation, which convicted a former pres...
2019-06-11, 04:32

Jussie Smollett: Over 2,000 documents released, including Kim Foxx text messages On Friday Kim Foxx, Chicago's top prosecutor, released more than 2,000 pages of documents in Jussie Smollett's case and again explained her...
2019-06-01, 01:48

Nxivm accountant spelled out dirty messages with colorful fridge magnets It’s always the quiet ones. Jurors in the Nxivm trial on Friday watched an eyebrow-raising video of the upstate home of the alleged sex cult’s bookke...
2019-06-01, 03:32

Kevin Spacey lawyer says actor’s accuser deleted ‘exculpatory’ messages The man who accused Kevin Spacey of groping him at a bar in 2016 deleted text messages that would support Spacey's claims of innocence, the actor's l...
2019-06-01, 08:16

U.S. National Parks boost online messages to reduce risky behavior To counteract risky behavior possibly inspired by social media videos, photos and just plain bragging, the U.S. National Park System has created apps...
2019-08-20, 10:16

Viral photo of lovebirds at McDonald's inspires others to share romantic messages A photo of an old man staring adoringly at the woman sitting across from him in a McDonald’s has gone viral on Facebook, prompting users to post roma...
2019-05-29, 01:48

Pence’s Border Trip Illustrates Conflicting Messages About Detained Migrants The Trump administration largely concedes that adult detainees experience grueling conditions in federal custody. But it also wants to appear sensiti...
2019-07-16, 06:16

Messages, Shortcuts apps may happen on macOS Catalina via Project Catalyst The latest macOS Catalina beta hints that Apple is working on new versions of the Messages and Shortcuts iOS apps for macOS Catalina, as developer St...
2019-06-21, 08:00

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's own account was hacked, used to post vulgar messages Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey appears to have been hacked on his own platform as his account posted several offensive tweets -- all of which were deleted w...
2019-08-31, 03:48

Trump "Not Worthy Of Exchanging Messages": Iran Leader Tells Japan PM Iran's supreme leader told visiting Japanese prime minister on Thursday he does not consider US President Donald Trump "worthy" of exchanging message...
2019-06-13, 22:32

‘Why Women Kill’ creator Marc Cherry dishes on show’s messages Why Women Kill | Thursday, CBS All Access Marc Cherry has followed fellow network hitmakers Shonda Rhimes and Ryan Murphy to the enchanted kingdom of...
2019-08-10, 04:32

6 clever ways to quash robotext spam messages before it’s too late Spam text messages aiming to steal your money are the next nuisance taking over our phones. But you can help stop them.     ...
2019-08-29, 14:48

Penelope Disick Receives Heartfelt Birthday Messages From Kim Kardashian and More Family Members In the Kardashian household, today is all about Penelope Disick. As Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick's daughter turns seven today, family and cl...
2019-07-08, 22:16

Ukraine Is Struggling to Make Sense of Trump and Bolton’s Conflicting Messages on Russia Like many of Ukraine’s political leaders, Oleksandr Danyliuk, the head of the National Defense and Security Council of Ukraine, had trouble mak...
2019-08-31, 05:48

Fake social media accounts spread pro-Iran messages during U.S. midterms: FireEye A network of fake social media accounts impersonated political candidates and journalists to spread messages in support of Iran and against U.S. Pres...
2019-05-29, 02:48

Soccer Star Neymar Denies Rape Accusation and Releases Messages From Accuser A woman, who said she met the soccer star on Instagram, is accusing Neymar of raping her in a Paris hotel room last month. He took to Instagram to ac...
2019-06-02, 14:16

Decoding Miley Cyrus' She Is Coming Lyrics: Messages of Love, Drugs and Cattitude She is here! Miley Cyrus is back with new music! The 26-year-old singer has just dropped her EP, She Is Coming, featuring six new tracks. The EP sta...
2019-05-31, 15:16

Apple, Google and WhatsApp condemn GCHQ proposal to eavesdrop on encrypted messages In an open letter to GCHQ, 47 signatories including Apple, Google and WhatsApp have jointly urged the U.K. cybersecurity agency to abandon its plans ...
2019-05-30, 11:32

Manafort and Hannity exchanged hundreds of text messages about Mueller-Russia probe Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort exchanged hundreds of text messages with Fox News host Sean Hannity after the longtime GOP operative was cha...
2019-06-22, 03:00

NBA Legend Dikembe Mutombo records Ebola messages to help US officials fight outbreak Unable to send disease fighters to help battle one of the deadliest Ebola outbreaks in history, U.S. health officials are turning to basketball hall ...
2019-06-28, 04:32

Megan Rapinoe posters vandalized with hateful messages at NYC subway station, police say Posters of U.S. women’s soccer star Megan Rapinoe was vandalized at a New York City subway station and police were investigating the incident as a po...
2019-07-10, 22:48

Puerto Rico: protesters urge governor to quit after leak of homophobic messages Thousands march against Ricardo Rosselló after chats revealed sexist language and anti-gay remarks about singer Ricky MartinThousands of protesters h...
2019-07-16, 21:16

MLB players call on Puerto Rico governor to resign over leaked text messages Several Major League Baseball players on Wednesday called for the governor of Puerto Rico to resign after hundreds of leaked documents between the go...
2019-07-18, 19:16

Puerto Rico: Ricardo Rosselló resigns as party president over text messages Embattled leader stops short of resigning as governorProtesters had set Sunday evening deadline for his departurePuerto Rico’s embattled governor Ric...
2019-07-22, 04:48

As economic warning signs flash, Trump, Democratic rivals recalibrate messages After two years touting a booming economy as his own doing, U.S. President Donald Trump is test driving a new message on the economy: Any chance of a...
2019-08-22, 16:48

Raksha Bandhan 2019: Rakhi Images, Quotes, Wishes, Messages, SMS, Status Happy Raksha Bandhan 2019: The day signifies sibling love and bonding. Sisters tie a sacred thread which is a protection thread on their brothers' wr...
2019-08-14, 19:00

House panel to vote on impeachment probe parameters as Democrats offer mixed messages The House Judiciary Committee will vote Thursday on a resolution defining the rules of the panel's investigation into President Donald Trump as House...
2019-09-12, 18:32

Text messages released in Michael Avenatti case allege conversations about Nike payments Text messages between a Kentucky basketball assistant and a Nike executive mentioned in the Michael Avenatti extortion case have been released. ...
2019-08-18, 01:32

Russia Demands Tinder Share User Data, Messages With Its National Intelligence Agencies (MOSCOW) — Russia is requiring dating app Tinder to hand over data on its users — including messages — to national intelligence age...
2019-06-03, 18:32

Antonio Brown's alleged graphic messages to rape accuser surface amid lawsuit Newly minted New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown allegedly sent graphic emails to the woman he is accused in a lawsuit of sexually assau...
2019-09-11, 23:00

Pink and Carey Hart wish daughter a happy 8th birthday with baby photos, sweet messages The couple's oldest child turned 8 years old on Sunday and mama Pink celebrated by sharing some baby pictures.       &...
2019-06-03, 20:48

‘Bachelor in Paradise’ star Caelynn Miller-Keyes responds to leaked text messages "I am not here to deny those text messages or the conversations that took place... A large part of the story is missing," Caelynn Miller-Keyes wrote....
2019-08-08, 17:32

Yahoo email isn't working right now: Users report problems signing in, reading messages Yahoo email has been experiencing problems for hours. The emailing service issued a tweet saying that it is working on fixing the problem.  ...
2019-09-05, 17:32

#CheerUpCharlie: West End stars send touching messages to schoolboy bullied over his love of musicals West End stars have rallied round to send messages of support to a nine-year-old boy who was being bullied at school for his love of musical theatre....
2019-07-21, 00:32

'Happy hunting!' Immigration agents swapped cheery messages about raids, records reveal In 2017, agents made plans to apprehend more than 8,000 people and described the work as ‘fun’US immigration officials planning countrywide raids tar...
2019-07-04, 02:16

Opinion: Messages matter, and teams in World Cup final send good one with female coaches For only second time since the World Cup began in 1991, both teams in the final will have a female coach: Jill Ellis and Sarina Wiegman.   ...
2019-07-07, 16:48

Rescue diver reveals unseen messages left behind by Thai cave boys one year later One year after 12 boys were incredibly rescued from a flooded Thai cave, a hero diver has returned to the site and found haunting messages left by th...
2019-07-12, 17:32

The Royal Family Celebrates Prince Philip's 98th Birthday: Read the Sweet Messages Happy birthday, Prince Philip! The Duke of Edinburgh, who was born on June 10, 1921, turns 98 today. In celebration of the special day, the royal fa...
2019-06-10, 23:48

How Brexit party won Euro elections on social media – simple, negative messages to older voters Analysis highlights key to success of Farage party and identifies dozens of pro-Brexit bot accountsThe Brexit party used simple messaging, an active ...
2019-06-30, 05:48

Inside the secret messages that allegedly show how big drug companies plotted to increase the price of your medicines Getty In April 2014, after the drugmaker Mylan hiked prices on more than seven of its drugs, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, the world's largest gene...
2019-06-08, 01:00

Taylor Swift, Jonas Brothers share powerful messages at 2019 Teen Choice Awards Taylor Swift and the Jonas Brothers shared powerful messages with fans as they accepted their 2019 Teen Choice Awards.      ...
2019-08-13, 03:32

Parkland Shooting Survivor Kyle Kashuv Loses His Place at Harvard After Racist Text Messages Surface Sometimes, life comes at you fast. And Kyle Kashuv, the pro-gun teen who was among the survivors of the mass shooting at Parkland, Fla.’s Marjory Sto...
2019-06-18, 03:32

‘Bachelor in Paradise’ drama spills into real life as Blake Horstmann makes text messages public Blake Horstmann said he released screenshots of the text messages on social media because he "wanted to take to time address what is being portrayed ...
2019-08-08, 00:00

Jurgen Klopp and Jordan Henderson send messages of support to terminally ill Liverpool fan ahead of Champion's League final A Liverpool fan from Coventry who is fighting to stay alive to watch his beloved team in the Champions League final has received messages of support ...
2019-05-31, 21:16

Protests in Puerto Rico show no sign of stopping as thousands take to the streets demanding governor resign over leaked text messages AP Photo/Dennis M. Rivera Pichardo Thousands of protesters have jammed streets in San Juan since Saturday, calling on Governor Ricardo Rossello to s...
2019-07-19, 12:16

Opinion: Tom Brady doles out mixed messages amid 'Tom Terrific' flap Pressed on more than his pursuit of a trademark for the nickname "Tom Terrific," Patriots QB Tom Brady resorted to some mixed messages.   ...
2019-06-07, 18:48

Brother's Day 2019: Messages, Pics, Wishes You Can Send To Your Brother Brothers Day Wishes: From playing to fighting, to being jealous to understanding, the relationship with your brother goes through so many emotions an...
2019-05-24, 13:16

The FCC's robocall offensive: text messages and international 'spoofed' calls targeted Proposed Federal Communications Commission rules will combat robocall "spoofing" scams delivered via text message and international phone calls. ...
2019-07-08, 23:16

Is YouTube too big to fix everything? YouTube looks to more human monitors and machine learning to catch fake videos and lewd comments, but "you'll still be able to find examples." ...
2019-06-18, 00:48

Indecent assault case against actor Kevin Spacey in jeopardy after young man accusing Spacey of groping him in a Massachusetts bar refuses to testify about deleting text messages from missing phone (NBC News) A missing cell phone has become a key focus of the indecent assault case against actor Kevin Spacey. The man who accuses Spacey of groping...
2019-07-09, 07:00

YouTube will soon let you try out makeup with AR If you’re obsessed with makeup tutorials on YouTube, we’ve good news for you. You can now try out makeup with your favorite YouTubers using augmented...
2019-06-19, 11:48

Soon you’ll be able to watch PBS on YouTube Enlarge / PBS, the United States' public TV service, focuses on educational content, dramas, and children's programming, among other things. (credit:...
2019-07-31, 20:32

We Tested YouTube Premium So You Don't Have To We’ve all been tempted by the monthlong free trial that streaming services offer. You can always cancel, right? But as Matthew Kitchen found when sam...
2019-05-24, 01:00

Google CEO: YouTube is too big to fix completely Google CEO Sundar Pichai said in a CNN interview that while the company will work to remove as much harmful content as possible, the company can'...
2019-06-17, 16:16

YouTube uses AR to let you try on makeup during tutorials There's no question YouTube's beauty bloggers have some of the largest followings, and the platform has become an important place for even ...
2019-06-19, 10:32

How YouTube Is Endangering Children A New York Times report has found that YouTube’s algorithm has built what journalist Max Fisher describes as “a vast audience—maybe unprecedented—for...
2019-06-03, 23:00

How YouTube Radicalized Brazil YouTube built its business on keeping users hooked. This has been a gift to extremist groups. An investigation in the company’s second-biggest market...
2019-08-12, 05:32

YouTube is finally available on Fire TVs again The feud is finally over: Amazon Fire TV owners can once again access YouTube via a native app, while Chromecast owners can Cast the Amazon Prime Vid...
2019-07-09, 21:16

YouTube Kids is getting its own website YouTube is set to launch a separate website for children later this week, a support page detailing its latest updates has revealed. It will apparentl...
2019-08-29, 12:16

Say goodbye to YouTube Gaming The YouTube Gaming app will go away on May 30, but you’ll be able to find all of your favorite gaming videos in the YouTube main app.  &#...
2019-05-29, 19:01

Why YouTube's kid issues are so serious Kids programming is YouTube's most popular category. But with no curation, kids can stumble into sex, hate, conspiracy videos, and parents are u...
2019-06-22, 14:00

Is YouTube proud? – Chips with Everything podcast Jordan Erica Webber looks at why some people, such as Carlos Maza, say YouTube needs to do more to protect minorities from hate speech. The Guardian’...
2019-07-01, 16:32

Infowars returned to YouTube. It lasted less than a day. After YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki published a letter on “preserving openness,” the Infowars War Room channel briefly relaunched on the video-sharing s...
2019-08-30, 14:48

YouTube's AR tech gives you a virtual makeover Buying makeup online can be difficult; as you can't test products as you would in a shop, you have no real way of knowing if particular shades w...
2019-06-19, 12:32

Turn your YouTube channel into a career with this $11 course It's no secret that you can make a career out of creating videos on YouTube. From gaming videos to toy reviews, the platform's top creators have made...
2019-06-15, 18:48

YouTube may soon ban targeted ads on kids' content YouTube is allegedly planning on getting rid of targeted ads on videos aimed at children. It's not clear whether the decision comes as a result ...
2019-08-21, 15:16

|YouTube,Facebook,InstagramandonTV-here'showyoucanwatchtheMissSApageanttonight If you're not one of the lucky few to watch the show live at the Sun Arena in Pretoria there's no need to stress, you can still catch the competition...
2019-08-09, 17:00

YouTube just made it easier to quit your job New tools offered let fans "tip" you & sell merch. In crowded video field, creators don't need worry about views, there are other ways to make $...
2019-07-13, 14:48

YouTube is shutting down its TV-friendly web interface If you tend to watch YouTube using the Leanback interface on a home theater PC, you might have to scrounge for an alternative. YouTube is warning vi...
2019-09-15, 14:00

How to Remove Channels From YouTube's Suggestions I watch a healthy amount of YouTube each day, but I usually roll my eyes at the various recommendations I see on the website or app. No matter how ma...
2019-07-01, 16:32

DW Books: A new YouTube channel for must-reads Reports from around the world, interviews, author profiles, book tips and 100 German-language novels in English translation in short videos: The new ...
2019-09-02, 13:32

YouTube launching Kid-friendly “YouTubeKids” NBC NEWS-YouTube is launching a separate, kids-only website aimed at shielding kids from potentially disturbing videos. “YouTube Kids” c...
2019-08-30, 07:16

Coming out in online communities like YouTube Elle Mills, who came out as bisexual in a viral 2017 YouTube video, discusses the acceptance of the online community with USA TODAY's Dalvin Bro...
2019-06-19, 20:00

YouTube has a kids problem and it's not going away The Google owned network has come under fire for showing videos to children that aren't appropriate. Children's programming is the No. 1 ca...
2019-06-20, 07:16

How YouTube became the app parents love to hate Over the last several months, YouTube has reeled from a wave of criticism. It has been accused of radicalizing young voters, ignoring harassment of L...
2019-06-18, 18:00

Get Fun Countdown Timers for Kids From YouTube If you google “15 minute timer,” or any length of time like that, then Google will automatically open and start that timer. But it will also show you...
2019-06-08, 07:32

Looking for Free Speech in Russia? Try YouTube The online video site has become a primary information source for tens of millions in a country where television avoids topics uncongenial to the gov...
2019-06-09, 23:00

What to stream if you're uncomfortable with YouTube Kids On the surface, it seems like a great idea. YouTube is home to all kinds of quality video content, so a dedicated, age-appropriate version for childr...
2019-06-03, 19:16

| YouTube to ban 'hateful,' 'supremacist' videos YouTube announced it would ban videos promoting or glorifying racism and discrimination as well as those denying well-documented violent events, like...
2019-06-06, 12:48

YouTube, other services down due to eastern US congestion NEW YORK (AP) — Google is saying users of YouTube and other services are seeing errors or slow performance due to high levels of network congestions ...
2019-06-02, 23:48

YouTube tries to explain its policies on harassment, again Over the last few days, there has been a lot of focus on YouTube's inaction when it came to an internet personality harassing Vox host Carlos Ma...
2019-06-06, 08:16

Google to shut down YouTube Gaming app on May 30 Google announced last year that the YouTube Gaming app will go away at the end of March. However, for reasons that allude us, Google has decided to p...
2019-05-28, 06:16

YouTube Camp Is an Actual Thing While many parents won’t even entertain the idea of allowing their children to be on YouTube, others view the medium as a creative outlet that can te...
2019-05-22, 07:48

YouTube CEO Says She's 'Really Sorry' She Can't Ban the LGBQT Harassment, It's Too Hard As we continue to watch social media giants fumble their half-baked policies around hate speech and harassment, one of the most visible blunders rece...
2019-06-11, 20:48

FTC reportedly investigating YouTube over children's privacy YouTube may have a particularly strong incentive to change how it handles kids' videos -- it appears to be under government scrutiny for its beh...
2019-06-20, 06:00

I'm Back To Watching Video Game YouTube For Fun: Here's What I Liked Life has been a little stressful lately. At first, that pushed me to turn to video games for escapism⁠—something I’d not really done before. This wee...
2019-08-10, 00:32

How to download YouTube videos to watch offline Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. YouTube vid...
2019-08-10, 07:00

Youtube's Moderators Say It's Not Your Imagination: Popular Creators Do Get Away With More Content creators have a lot of complaints about Youtube, but one you’ll hear most often is how the platform seems to give its high-profile accounts m...
2019-08-10, 04:00

Why isn’t YouTube held accountable for the actions of its stars? The debate surrounding YouTube's responsibilities about the content it hosts has reignited after yet more controversy. The Google-owned video se...
2019-06-06, 19:48

YouTube warns its copyright changes could result in more takedowns YouTube will no longer allow copyright holders to seize a creator's revenue over very brief or unintentional music clips that appears in videos,...
2019-08-16, 18:00

YouTube says its policy on 'instructional' hacking videos isn't new This week Kody Kinzie, co-founder of the ethical hacker group Hacker Interchange, reported that its YouTube channel had received a strike for breakin...
2019-07-06, 09:16

YouTube is testing hiding comments in its Android app YouTube has historically had a seemingly insurmountable problem with the toxicity in its videos’ comments sections. Now, in what seems like an effort...
2019-06-20, 10:16

MLB details first three matchups for live games on YouTube Major League Baseball and YouTube on Wednesday released details of the first three matchups under their agreement to stream a package of 13 live game...
2019-06-20, 00:00

Disinformation campaign from China uses VPN to trick YouTube VPNs are often used to bypass China's Great Firewall but Google recently banned 210 YouTube channels after it discovered that Chinese state auth...
2019-08-24, 01:16

Google to pay up to $200 million to FTC on YouTube probe: source Alphabet Inc's Google will spend up to $200 million to settle a Federal Trade Commission investigation into YouTube's alleged violation of a childre...
2019-08-30, 23:16

YouTube Star Emily Hartridge Dead at 35 Emily Hartridge has passed away at the age of 35. The British YouTube star, who was also a personal trainer and presenter, died on Friday, July 12, ...
2019-07-15, 01:48

YouTube moderators say the site goes easy on its big stars YouTube just can't seem to get out of this hole it has dug itself into. According to a Washington Post report, the video giant has let top video...
2019-08-09, 20:00

YouTube Music app will soon let you automatically download up to 500 songs Google has given YouTube Music's Offline Mixtape feature a huge overhaul, enabling it to download up to 500 tracks for offline listening rather ...
2019-06-28, 14:32

YouTube Is Banning Extremist Videos. Will It Work? YouTube’s hate speech policy now targets videos promoting the superiority of one group over another, or discrimination based on gender, race, or sexu...
2019-06-06, 00:32

YouTube Bans Hateful Videos From Platform YouTube said it is stepping up efforts to scrub hateful content from its platform, including videos that deny historical events like the Holocaust, t...
2019-06-06, 02:32

What's the best mini-laptop for YouTube and writing reports? Peter wants a mini-laptop to go with his old BlackBerry phone. What are his options? I’m old-school now at 71, but I’m still designing and working as...
2019-07-18, 11:00

Nintendo seems to be striking its music off YouTube, and that sucks After apparently resolving its troubled relationship with YouTubers, Nintendo‘s now coming down on those who upload music from its games. At least tw...
2019-08-15, 05:00

Grant Thompson, YouTube star, dead at 38 Grant Thompson, who as the "King of Random" racked up billions of video views on YouTube, has died, his family posted on his official social media ac...
2019-07-31, 19:00

How to keep YouTube videos playing in the background on Android Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. I love YouT...
2019-07-03, 20:00

Help Your Anxious Kid Prepare for an Event With Youtube Videos Once, I saw my husband showing our daughter some YouTube videos of the rides at a local theme park. These were not the new wild rides, but the slow k...
2019-07-02, 21:32

YouTube to remove hateful, supremacist content YouTube said on Wednesday it would remove videos that deny the Holocaust and other "well-documented violent events," a major reversal in policy as it...
2019-06-05, 20:32

YouTube TV updated with new interface, control improvements, more YouTube TV is getting an important update this week, which brings a lot of visual changes that should be beneficial for the vast majority of users. T...
2019-07-02, 14:32

Forget law school, these kids want to be a YouTube star Harris Polls and toymaker Lego found that one-third of kids between the ages of 8 and 12 aspire to be either a vlogger or a YouTuber. Experts say it&...
2019-08-03, 16:16

YouTube anti-vax videos are on the decline but are yet to be wiped out Anti-vaccination views are often spread on YouTube, but new research suggests the site has begun to get a handle on its vaccine disinformation proble...
2019-07-01, 15:48

Greed Is to Blame for the Radicalization of YouTube and Facebook Opinion: Social media has become the modern-day version of conspiracy-theorizing supermarket tabloids. When will these platforms be held accountable?...
2019-07-01, 01:16

Get Rid of YouTube's Terrible Clickbait Thumbnail Images Once, YouTube thumbnails actually resembled the videos they advertised. Once, the recommended videos list was not a sensory overload of Photoshopped ...
2019-08-06, 11:32

YouTube in schools: A digital revolution in the classroom Teachers and parents might not have noticed, but students don't only use YouTube for fun. According to a new study, about half of them watch videos t...
2019-06-05, 03:16

How to Set YouTube Kids' New Content Filter for Preschoolers YouTube Kids is breaking its content filters apart again as part of on-going efforts to allow parents to more appropriately manage what their little ...
2019-08-28, 23:48

YouTube may restrict kids' videos to its dedicated app YouTube's handling of kids videos has been problematic, to put it mildly, and the company is apparently looking into major changes in policy to ...
2019-06-19, 19:00

YouTube Removes More Videos, but Still Misses a Lot of Hate YouTube said a new policy and better technology helped it remove five times as many videos for violating its hate speech rules. But extremists can be...
2019-09-04, 22:00

EE now lets you watch BBC iPlayer and YouTube without using up your data Getting more free data when on the move is always welcome and that's especially true when it comes to streaming video. Well, BBC iPlayer and You...
2019-06-18, 22:00

YouTube Has Kid Troubles Because Kids Are a Core Audience Reports of how pedophiles use YouTube highlight how important kids have become to the site; 12 of the 20 most popular videos in April were aimed at k...
2019-06-06, 23:00

‘YouTube recommendations are toxic,’ says dev who worked on the algorithm Where else could you go for you daily dose of how-tos, like this one about draining washing machines, or 15-minute compilations of cats vomiting? Thi...
2019-06-14, 19:00

YouTube settles with FTC over child privacy violations Within days of launching its YouTube Kids site and adding more age categories to the Kids app, YouTube is settling with the Federal Trade Commission ...
2019-08-31, 03:16

YouTube Said to Be Fined Over Children's Privacy Violations Alphabet's Google will spend up to $200 million to settle a Federal Trade Commission investigation into YouTube's alleged violation of a children's p...
2019-08-31, 12:48

FTC official: I understand concern over YouTube settlement, but believe it's appropriate The FTC says Google's YouTube will pay $170 million to settle a complaint that it earned millions by illegally collecting personal information f...
2019-09-05, 12:32

Analysis: YouTube fine not effective deterrent The advocacy group that drafted a complaint against Google's YouTube service says a $170 million fine against the tech giant's violation of...
2019-09-05, 03:32

YouTube TV gives away some freebies to long-time subscribers YouTube TV is giving fans a bit of a recognition for being loyal to the service for a long time. If you're not a YouTube TV subscriber or just subscr...
2019-06-15, 21:16

Facebook, YouTube most widely used platforms for US adults Looking at data from an annual telephone poll conducted by Pew Research Center and quantified in tables here by our partners at Statista, it's easy t...
2019-05-23, 19:00

YouTube Is About to Round Down Creators' Follower Counts In May, YouTube let creators know that in the near future, all of them with more than 1,000 subscribers would see their follower counts rounded down....
2019-08-30, 20:16

That Glitchy Music Video on YouTube? It’s Getting an Upgrade The streaming service and Universal Music Group have teamed up to revamp more than 1,000 videos from artists including Lady Gaga, Tom Petty, Billy Id...
2019-06-19, 17:48

YouTube challenges BBC with educational shows for UK viewers Company commissions series on science, philosophy and history in part to refresh imageYouTube has stepped on the BBC’s toes by commissioning a series...
2019-08-29, 18:16

The future is here: Google testing AR-powered ads through YouTube VR used to be a big deal a couple of years ago when every manufacturer believed it would be the future of gadgets. Alas, it seems it still has a long...
2019-06-19, 13:32

YouTube will reduce conspiracy theory recommendations in the UK YouTube plans to tweak its recommendation algorithm to cut back on conspiracy theory videos in the UK, eight months after it conducted a similar expe...
2019-08-29, 06:48

Google to pay up to $200 million to FTC on YouTube probe: Politico Alphabet Inc's Google will pay in the range of $150 million to $200 million to settle the Federal Trade Commission's investigation into YouTube's al...
2019-08-30, 19:16

YouTube Introduces Learning Playlists Without Algorithmic Recommendations YouTube is bringing a new education feature called Learning Playlists with dedicated landing pages for educational videos on topics like maths, scien...
2019-07-12, 14:00

YouTube says it's banning Nazis, Holocaust deniers, and other extremists YouTube’s started to feel like a pile of loaded guns left in a schoolyard over the past decade, the streaming platform having more or less having tur...
2019-06-05, 20:48

YouTube bans videos promoting Nazi ideology Content promoting fascism, supremacism or Holocaust denial will no longer be hostedYouTube has decided to ban content promoting Nazi ideology from it...
2019-06-05, 20:48

YouTube's Case Shows FTC Fines Alone Won’t Slow Down Big Tech The FTC could do more to punish companies like Google and Facebook over privacy violations. But the bigger problem is that Congress continues to do n...
2019-09-04, 22:00

American YouTube Star Killed In Paragliding Accident YouTube star Grant Thompson, who rose to fame as host of the popular channel "The King of Random," has died in a paragliding accident, his family ann...
2019-08-01, 12:16

YouTube says it's removing more hateful videos from platform YouTube said it will remove more hateful and extreme content from its platform as it faces scrutiny over objectionable content hosted on its service....
2019-06-06, 01:32

YouTube to Pay Fine, Adjust Site Over Children's Privacy YouTube agreed to provide new protections for children on its platform and pay a $170 million fine, amid increased government debate over how to rein...
2019-09-05, 02:32

Google will pay $170M in settlement over children's privacy on YouTube Google agreed to a record-setting $170 million settlement with federal and state regulators over allegations YouTube, its subsidiary, illegally gathe...
2019-09-04, 20:00

Google, YouTube to pay record fine over privacy protections Google and YouTube on Wednesday agreed to pay a record $170 million in a national settlement for violating the children's online protection. &#...
2019-09-04, 19:32

Sorry, parents, but that "Baby Shark" YouTube video will now be a TV show If you’re not a parent, congratulations: The odds are good that you’ve never heard the dastardly earworm known as “Baby Shark,” a YouTube video made ...
2019-06-05, 19:16

YouTube Premium is rolling out 1080p video downloads There are two kinds of people in the world: those who are happy to watch videos at 480P and those who will fight for every last pixel. If you’re in t...
2019-08-04, 11:32

YouTube revamps its copyright claim system for creators Those in the business of hosting videos created by the public need to have a solid copyright protection and claim system in place. While YouTube'...
2019-07-10, 12:48

YouTube will stream Lollapalooza live starting August 1st It's going to be particularly easy to watch Lollapalooza concerts online this year. YouTube is livestreaming the 2019 music festival between Au...
2019-07-31, 20:16

Emily Hartridge, popular YouTube personality, dies at 35 The YouTube personality, known for her listicle videos on sex, relationships, love, gender and life, died in an accident, according to an announcemen...
2019-07-14, 07:32

This Chrome Extension Calls Out Sponsored YouTube Videos Researchers last year found that many YouTube influencers don't disclose ties to affiliate marketing. A new browser extension will show you the hidde...
2019-07-12, 22:32

YouTube stops counting ad views in its top music charts YouTube is boosting the integrity of its music charts. The video giant will no longer count ad views toward rankings on the YouTube Music Charts, in...
2019-09-13, 22:00

Is Google doing enough to protect kids from disturbing YouTube videos? “Paw Patrol” is all the rage with kids. “We were unable to find the videos described on YouTube Kids, our standalone app for kids to more safely expl...
2019-09-10, 23:32

YouTube's exclusive MLB coverage begins streaming today Earlier this year YouTube announced an exclusive 13-game streaming deal with Major League Baseball -- and it's starting today. If you're in...
2019-07-18, 13:16

YouTube launches long-overdue Fashion section YouTube today launched its Fashion section, a new vertical alongside the likes of Gaming and Movies, crystallizing the importance of its massive beau...
2019-09-06, 04:32

Flat Earth: How did YouTube help spread a conspiracy theory? Many people who believe the Earth is not round first heard the idea on YouTube. But how important was the video-sharing website in helping the flat E...
2019-07-18, 21:32

YouTube issues sitewide crackdown on ‘hateful’ videos YouTube will yank down and ban “hateful” and “supremacist” videos — including those that deny violent, well-documented events...
2019-06-05, 22:00

YouTube Premium can automatically download your favorite videos YouTube is reportedly offering automatic downloads to its Premium subscribers. The opt-in feature should make it easier to watch content offline. As ...
2019-07-12, 22:16

YouTube is testing paid online hangs with influencers Google is expertimenting with an events-focused crowdfunding service for YouTube creators, according to a recent report from Variety. The new effort,...
2019-08-17, 05:00

YouTube will remove some hate speech and conspiracy videos YouTube has updated its hate speech policy to ban more types of videos from its platform. They explicitly include those promoting or glorifying Nazi ...
2019-06-05, 21:00

YouTube kids: how unboxing, gaming and toy reviews took over - video Being a YouTuber is now the most popular aspiration for children today, according to a recent survey. In 2018, the site’s highest earner was a seven-...
2019-09-05, 16:00

How to Watch Today's Apple iPhone Event (Now on YouTube!) Years ago an invite out to Cupertino was the only way to watch Apple announce new products. But if you’d rather not sit in a packed auditorium surrou...
2019-09-10, 20:00

YouTube says homophobic abuse does not violate harassment rules Video-sharing site defends American user who called journalist ‘lispy queer’YouTube has sparked outrage by defending an American man who subjected a ...
2019-06-05, 14:01

YouTube settles with FTC for $170M over violations of child privacy YouTube will pay a $170 million settlement after federal regulators found the tech giant illegally collected personal information from children witho...
2019-09-04, 19:00

AOL held talks to buy YouTube, Facebook in 2006, ex-CEO reveals Former AOL CEO Jon Miller revealed to CNBC that he held talks to acquire both YouTube and Facebook in 2006 but never got support from the Time Warner...
2019-08-16, 14:32

YouTube, other Google services down due to eastern US traffic congestion Services like YouTube, Google Cloud and G Suite are being affected, while #YouTubeDOWN is trending on Twitter.        ...
2019-06-03, 03:48

YouTube Combats Copyright Trolls With Content ID Policy Changes YouTube’s copyright protection system is kind of a mess. YouTube places much of the burden on content creators to dispute copyright claims, while rig...
2019-08-17, 04:00

Apple, Amazon, YouTube: Safer, faster & less annoying The much hyped iTunes demise doesn't matter; what does is moves made by Apple and YouTube to better lives, by taking on robocalls, hate speech a...
2019-06-08, 16:00

YouTube is removing its direct messaging feature in September YouTube's direct messaging feature isn't exactly Google's most popular way to chat, but it was a convenient way to share videos on the...
2019-08-21, 09:48

YouTube AI thought robot fighting was animal cruelty In the latest example of the need for further human moderation, YouTube's automated system took down several videos after mistaking robot fighti...
2019-08-21, 22:16

YouTube has become such a garbage fire it is time to dump it for good To make the internet a better place we could start by switching off the world’s biggest video sharing site amid claims its algorithms magnify fringe ...
2019-08-22, 00:16

The first full episode of Good Eats: The Return is up on YouTube right now Few cooking shows have blended the deeply informative with the delightfully stupid as well as Alton Brown’s Good Eats, perhaps the only culinary show...
2019-08-22, 12:48

YouTube, Gmail, Snapchat, and other sites reeling from outages Major social media websites and apps were sputtering Sunday afternoon in parts of the United States amid problems with the Google cloud service they ...
2019-06-03, 00:00

YouTube shuts down 210 channels posting about Hong Kong Google announced Thursday that it had disabled 210 YouTube channels that were uploading videos "in a coordinated manner" about the ongoing protests i...
2019-08-23, 18:16

YouTube Gaming will merge with main site after Thursday After almost four years, YouTube is closing its dedicated gaming portal and merging it with the main platform. It announced the move late last year, ...
2019-05-28, 05:32

She Was Watching YouTube Video On How To Find Diamonds - Then Spotted One Miranda Hollingshead was hot and tired during an extended family outing to Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas, a couple of hours away from her...
2019-08-24, 09:48

YouTube to adjust UK algorithm to cut false and extremist content Views via recommendations of such ‘borderline’ videos were halved in similar US trialYouTube is experimenting with an algorithm change to reduce the ...
2019-08-27, 20:48

Conservative Group Argues First Amendment Should Apply to YouTube A lawsuit making the provocative argument that one of the biggest social-media platforms should be subject to the First Amendment got a hard look fro...
2019-08-29, 02:48

LGBTQ+ creators file lawsuit against YouTube for discrimination A group of LGBTQ+ YouTubers this week filed a federal lawsuit against Google, claiming the site has engaged in discriminatory practices that delibera...
2019-08-15, 05:00

Nintendo Is Cracking Down On Popular YouTube Music Channels A popular YouTube channel dedicated to sharing video game music was recently hit with over a hundred copyright claims, the latest to fall under inten...
2019-08-14, 20:32

YouTube is helping African music acts go global, here's how Joseph Akinfenwa, aka Joeboy, is one of Nigeria's fast-rising music artists. The 22-year-old went from singing in his bathroom to topping music chart...
2019-08-13, 19:32

YouTube removes far-right teen’s account over hate speech Google-owned YouTube has taken down the account of a teenage creator after she posted a video that seemed to call for violence against LGBT people. T...
2019-08-07, 02:00

YouTube to pay $170M fine after violating kids’ privacy law WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Trade Commission is fining Google’s video site YouTube $136 million to settle allegations it collected children&#...
2019-09-04, 17:00

YouTube and AXS sell concert tickets through music videos YouTube might make it decidedly easier to see your favorite band. The internet giant has forged a deal that offers fast access to concert tickets fr...
2019-06-04, 20:16

Vietnam ramps up pressure on Google's YouTube advertisers Vietnam has asked companies not to advertise on videos hosted by Google's YouTube that contain "anti-state propaganda," state media said on Wednesday...
2019-06-12, 09:00

YouTube will offer 10 hours of live E3 coverage on June 9th YouTube is giving you a gigantic dose of E3 this year -- the service will offer 10 hours of live coverage through its Gaming section on June 9th, st...
2019-06-04, 20:16

Students can snag 3 free months of YouTube Premium right now Google’s new back to school deal offers students a three-month trial membership of either YouTube Music Premium or YouTube Premium. (The latter inclu...
2019-08-08, 22:00

Now Streaming on YouTube: Confessions from a Presidential Hit Squad in Gambia Searing testimony from victims. Shocking confessions from killers. A popular live stream of an investigation into years of atrocities prompts a natio...
2019-08-31, 22:16

Rewatch the Most Popular YouTube Videos From Exactly a Decade Ago Using This Site I’m a sucker for those “On This Day” reminders from social media sites. Without fail, I’m delighted when Facebook resurfaces a picture I posted a dec...
2019-08-31, 21:48

PewDiePie surpasses 100m subscriber mark on YouTube Controversial gaming vlogger, 29, is owner of second most popular channel by subscribersThe gaming vlogger Felix Kjellberg, AKA PewDiePie, has surpas...
2019-08-25, 17:48

YouTube Stars Keep Making Money Even After Breaking the Rules Eleven current and past moderators, who have worked on the front lines of content decisions, believe that popular creators often get special treatmen...
2019-08-10, 16:32

Google To Pay Out $150-200 Million Over YouTube Privacy Claims: Reports Google will pay $150-200 million to settle allegations YouTube violated a children's privacy law while gathering data to better target its adverts, U...
2019-08-31, 13:16

Russia accuses YouTube of interfering in its sovereign affairs Moscow says US-based firm has spread information about unsanctioned protestsRussia has accused YouTube of spreading information on unsanctioned oppos...
2019-08-12, 04:32

YouTube star who humiliated homeless man given prison term ReSet posted footage of man eating Oreos filled with toothpaste in BarcelonaA YouTube star who tricked a homeless man into eating biscuits filled wit...
2019-06-03, 19:00

On YouTube’s Digital Playground, an Open Gate for Pedophiles The site’s automated recommendation system, at times drawing on home movies of unwitting families, created a vast video catalog of prepubescent child...
2019-06-03, 12:32

A New Generation of North Korean Defectors Become YouTube Stars Baffling elders who shunned the limelight, young people fleeing the regime find careers on the internet—but they rarely talk politics. They answer qu...
2019-08-29, 02:48

YouTube to ban hateful videos, Holocaust-denying content The Google-owned video-sharing platform has pledged to remove content that glorifies Nazi ideology or well-document events like the Holocaust and 9/1...
2019-06-06, 08:32

| Marawa's YouTube channel hits 19 000 subscriber mark Recently fired SuperSport presenter Robert Marawa's newly-formed YouTube channel Marawa.tv has passed the 19 000 subscriber mark in less than a week....
2019-07-09, 11:16

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki Apologises to LGBTQ Community After the LGBTQ community called out to YouTube for not considering homophobic remarks as violation of its platform's policies, company CEO Susan Woj...
2019-06-11, 16:32

How YouTube helped this firefighter save four frightened ducklings The audio of duck calls from a YouTube video helped save four frightened ducklings from a storm drain. A firefighter in Littleton, Colo., scooped fou...
2019-06-23, 02:01

YouTube is hiring someone to make peace with its disaffected stars YouTube needs a heart, and is on the lookout for someone to "develop empathy" with creators – many of whom find that the pressure of planning,...
2019-06-14, 15:48

Sorry, but YouTube's new video removal policies are consistent with the First Amendment It may be called YouTube, but that doesn’t mean it belongs to you. It is the property of Alphabet, the parent company of Google. People on both sides...
2019-06-06, 21:32

YouTube declines to ban vlogger using anti-LGBTQ2 slurs Carlos Maza, a reporter at Vox, explained the situation on Twitter last week, saying one specific vlogger, Steven Crowder, has made multiple videos s...
2019-06-07, 16:00

YouTube inadvertently promoting obsessions and extreme views Google is directing people towards misinformation and conspiracy theories by placing YouTube videos prominently in its search results, an investigati...
2019-06-30, 06:48

YouTube CEO says 'sorry,' but defends hosting videos with homophobic slurs YouTube, like Facebook and other online services, is facing growing scrutiny over material that shows violence, promotes hatred or is objectionable i...
2019-06-11, 05:16

YouTube, Under Fire, Considers Major Changes to Kids' Content YouTube executives are debating moving all children’s content into the standalone YouTube Kids app, to better protect young viewers from objectionabl...
2019-06-19, 21:48

How YouTube erased history in its battle against white supremacy YouTube's removal of thousands of videos and channels featuring Holocaust denial and Nazi ideologies offended a wide array of would-be supporters of ...
2019-06-13, 19:32

YouTube’s Android app could soon hide user comments by default As great as YouTube is as a content platform, its comments section is, to put it mildly, far less highly regarded – for every positive or insi...
2019-06-21, 08:00

YouTube promises to give users better control over videos In a surprising move, YouTube revealed plans to offer users more control over their Homepage and Up Next videos. Apparently, three specific changes w...
2019-06-28, 13:48

Facebook says its YouTube competitor is growing, but advertisers want more details The company said Wednesday that Watch now has more than 720 million people monthly and 140 million people who spend at least one minute on the servic...
2019-06-12, 22:16

Florida man says he killed mom, dog because YouTube videos made him paranoid A deranged Florida man said he fatally shot both his mom and his dog this week — because YouTube videos he was watching made him paranoid she was abo...
2019-06-21, 21:48

Facebook is trying to woo YouTube stars with new ways to make money For many online video stars, YouTube is top of mind when it comes to the best place to post a video. Facebook seems to be trying to change that. ...
2019-07-09, 17:32

YouTube Fame's Highs and Lows: One Family's Experience The McClures of New Jersey, aka the ‘McClure Twins Family,’ catapulted to YouTube stardom three years ago, then soon discovered the downside of inter...
2019-07-02, 15:16

Firefighter uses YouTube duck calls to rescue ducklings LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — A flock of ducklings is safe in suburban Denver after a firefighter used a recording of duck calls to coax some of them from ...
2019-06-22, 01:00

YouTube Working on Removing Harmful Content: Pichai YouTube has recently made "significant revisions" to its hate speech policy and removed over nine million videos in the last quarter, according to Go...
2019-06-18, 13:00

YouTube bans videos that promote superiority and discrimination Google is engaged in an ongoing battle against the misuse of its YouTube video platform, with the tech giant changing its policies around what conten...
2019-06-06, 07:00

Facebook, YouTube to Act on 'Sensational' Health Cures After Report Facebook and YouTube said they were moving to reduce the spread of misleading health care claims after a report showed the proliferation of bogus can...
2019-07-03, 08:16

Google to settle YouTube child privacy violations for up to $200 million Google will allegedly pay between $150 and $200 million to end the FTC investigation into whether YouTube violated a children's privacy law, Pol...
2019-08-31, 01:48

Meet the YouTube Mortician teaching people not to fear death Growing up, I watched Disney movies on repeat where a mermaid gave up her voice for a man and was taught I should be a damsel in distress until my Pr...
2019-08-06, 16:00

YouTube: No, We Won't Remove These Videos of Racist, Anti-Gay Harassment Because It's Just 'Debating' YouTube has chosen not to take action against right-wing video personality Steven Crowder after Vox host Carlos Maza posted clips of Crowder repeated...
2019-06-05, 10:16

Mets’ beloved SNY booth missing huge game due to YouTube Mets fans were angry when they were deprived of SNY’s Gary Cohen for a few days recently, and they certainly won’t be thrilled about this lates...
2019-08-29, 02:48

Google to Pay Millions in Fines Over Children's Privacy Issues at YouTube Google agreed to pay around $200 million to U.S. authorities investigating alleged abuses of children’s privacy on the widely viewed YouTube video pl...
2019-08-31, 09:16

Geoff Keighley and YouTube unveil plans for E3 Live show The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is less than a week away and producer Geoff Keighley and YouTube have announced the details for their E3 Live ...
2019-06-04, 20:32

Google announced new AR YouTube filters that let users virtually try on makeup Google is experimenting with AR makeup filters this summer to let you test out new lipstick shades using your smartphones front-facing camera.  ...
2019-06-19, 20:00

YouTube to Remove Thousands of Videos Pushing Extreme Views The decision by YouTube, which is owned by Google, is the latest action by a Silicon Valley company to stem the spread of hate speech and disinformat...
2019-06-05, 19:16

I May Never Stop Watching YouTube Tutorials And Actually Play This Strategy Game For the last couple months, I’ve been trying to get into Stellaris in a big way—partly because the game is one of the few 4X games to get an uncompro...
2019-08-30, 10:16

YouTube tweaked its algorithm to surface 'quality family content' YouTube has quietly made some changes to its algorithm in July, and according to Bloomberg, it led to a significant decrease in views for a number of...
2019-08-02, 18:16

YouTube will stop displaying exact follower counts in September In an attempt to take the pressure off of creators, YouTube is changing the way it displays how many followers an account has. Throughout September, ...
2019-08-31, 01:48

YouTube Premium users can now download videos in 1080p quality Good news if you're paying for a YouTube Premium subscription every month: you can now download videos for offline playback at resolutions of 10...
2019-08-04, 15:48

‘Not Everyone Will Agree.’ How YouTube Is Defending its Handling of Homophobic, Racist Videos YouTube on Wednesday published a lengthy explanation of its harassment and hate speech policies, following a controversy over its refusal to remove v...
2019-06-06, 21:32

Make It Harder to Fall Down a YouTube 'Rabbit Hole' With This Extension Watching videos on YouTube can be entertaining, but watching one video can quickly turn into watch fifty if you’re not careful. YouTube Rabbit Hole i...
2019-08-04, 15:48

YouTube, Which Remains Exhaustingly Inconsistent, Reinstates Several Banned Far-Right Channels YouTube is absolutely capable of keeping white nationalists from hijacking its platform, but is it even remotely interested in doing so? Sigh along w...
2019-08-30, 20:16

YouTube declines to pull videos containing homophobic, racist attacks YouTube is catching flak for an apparently inconsistent approach to tackling hate speech on its platform. The site has declined to remove videos fro...
2019-06-05, 18:16

Google Is Fined $170 Million for Violating Children’s Privacy on YouTube As part of a settlement, YouTube said it would also institute new privacy measures on children’s videos. Critics said the changes did not go far enou...
2019-09-04, 22:32

The Chill YouTube Comments On Game Soundtracks Are A Pleasant Surprise This hour-long video on YouTube, whose title roughly translates to “One hour corridor ‘Chrono Trigger,’” plays the same three-minute “Corridors of Ti...
2019-08-17, 02:32

YouTube recommendation algorithm audit uncovers paths to radicalization Analysis of YouTube's recommendation algoritmm found that it can lead people to discover more extreme racist content from less extreme videos.Read Mo...
2019-08-29, 00:16

YouTube flags robot battle videos as “animal fights” Enlarge / The "Great White" bot from King of Bots. On Monday, several YouTube users had their videos removed from the service due to YouTube's res...
2019-08-23, 01:48

YouTube disables channels over 'Chinese disinformation' on Hong Kong YouTube has disabled 210 channels appearing to engage in a coordinated influence operation around the Hong Kong protests, days after similar campaign...
2019-08-23, 01:16

YouTube under federal investigation over allegations it violates children’s privacy YouTube executives are discussing broad changes to how the video platform handles children’s content and are also examining ways to improve core feat...
2019-06-20, 09:01

Google resolves cloud outage that took down YouTube, Snapchat, and Discord Gmail, YouTube and other services that rely on Google’s backend technology were disrupted for more than four hours on Sunday by what the company blam...
2019-06-03, 10:00

YouTube rolls out augmented reality for viewers to virtually try on makeup YouTube will allow viewers to virtually try on makeup using an augmented reality program called AR Beauty Try-On. MAC Cosmetics is the first company ...
2019-06-20, 22:48

Waze adds easy access to YouTube Music while you drive You'd think Google would have raced to make YouTube Music controls available inside Waze, but not so -- numerous third-party services got there ...
2019-08-21, 22:16

YouTube tests moving comments to a separate window on mobile Internet comment sections are notoriously awful, and comments on YouTube can be especially dark. Earlier this year, the platform turned off comments ...
2019-06-22, 02:32

YouTube sues user who extorted others through fake takedown requests A lawsuit filed by YouTube yesterday claims that a user abused its copyright infringement reporting system to extort fellow YouTubers and carry out a...
2019-08-21, 09:48

Big Google outage shuts down YouTube, Gmail, Snapchat, and other services in some of U.S. If you’re having trouble screwing around on the internet today, it could be because of what seems to be a major outage with Google’s Could service. A...
2019-06-03, 01:48

YouTube Originals will be free to watch starting on September 24th Earlier this year, YouTube promised to make its original shows -- exclusive to paying Premium members at the moment -- available to the public as ad-...
2019-08-17, 10:32

Russian Media Agency Complains YouTube Facilitates Protests Russia's media oversight agency said Sunday that it wanted Google to stop YouTube users from posting information about unsanctioned political protest...
2019-08-12, 08:00

'Don't ask my age': Ageing South Koreans begin a new chapter on the catwalk, YouTube Boasting an overgrown beard and grey wavy hair, 65-year-old Kim Chil-doo glared into the wall, poised and confidant, as he practiced his runway walk ...
2019-06-24, 03:48

Study: Most YouTube videos on climate change deny its existence Search for “climate change” on YouTube and before long you’ll likely find a video that denies it exists. In fact, when it comes to shaping the online...
2019-08-11, 10:32

YouTube star accidentally uploads video of her hitting, spitting on dog YouTuber Brooke Houts is under investigation for animal abuse after a video of her hitting her dog was accidentally uploaded to her channel.  &...
2019-08-09, 13:00

YouTube star under investigation for hitting, spitting on her dog in a prank video Brooke Houts is under investigation for animal abuse after accidentally uploading a disturbing video that showed her hitting and spitting on her dog....
2019-08-09, 13:00

Ted Cruz Takes On YouTube With Impotent Threats and Brain Worms Throwing his arms around a far-right provocateur whose shtick includes labeling political adversaries “queers” and “fags,” Senator Ted Cruz on Thurs...
2019-06-07, 02:16

YouTube star Roman Atwood says his mom, 58, died after fall from scooter YouTube prank star Roman Atwood disclosed Thursday that his mother died this week while on a family vacation following a tragic scooter accident and ...
2019-05-31, 10:00

Malvertising campaign infects popular YouTube to MP3 conversion site Cybercriminals have compromised the servers used to show ads on a popular YouTube to MP3 conversion website in an effort to to help spread the GreenF...
2019-06-28, 06:00

A Senator wants to stop YouTube from recommending videos featuring minors Earlier this year, YouTube was under fire as reports showed how the site's recommendation algorithms facilitated a "soft-core pedophilia ring" t...
2019-06-06, 16:16

The Insular, Gossip-Fueled World of YouTube Drama Channels Last month, two YouTube celebrities, Tana Mongeau and Jake Paul, got “married” in an extremely messy ceremony that literally ended in a fist-fight. C...
2019-08-10, 02:00

German state fights Islamist extremism with YouTube satire The state government of North Rhine-Westphalia is betting on wit and humor as an antidote to Islamist extremism. Extremists use YouTube to target you...
2019-08-25, 19:48

YouTube algorithm pushes videos with children to pedophiles, report says YouTube’s content recommendation algorithm has created an “open gate for pedophiles” by pushing videos featuring children, according to a New York Ti...
2019-06-03, 22:48

YouTube Weighs Major Changes to Kids' Content Amid FTC Probe YouTube executives are debating moving all children’s content into the standalone YouTube Kids app, to better protect young viewers from objectionabl...
2019-06-20, 01:00

Snapchat, YouTube and Google services interrupted by network congestion Google confirmed that YouTube, Google Cloud and G Suite services were affected by sporadic outagesUsers of YouTube, Snapchat and some Google services...
2019-06-03, 03:16

YouTube blocked teachers who were uploading Hitler archival footage YouTube’s crackdown on white supremacy and hate speech has ensnared history teachers who are trying to upload archival footage of Nazi dictator...
2019-06-07, 23:48

YouTube Star Gigi Gorgeous Marries Nats Getty YouTube Star Gigi Gorgeous is married! The 27-year-old Canadian beauty influencer and activist, who became even more famous in 2013 after coming out...
2019-07-14, 00:32

Google To Pay $170 Million Fine For Sharing Children's Data On YouTube Google agreed to pay a $170 million fine to settle charges that it illegally collected and shared data from children on its YouTube video service wit...
2019-09-05, 02:00

YouTube Music adds seamless switching between audio and videos If you're a YouTube Premium or Music Premium subscriber, switching between a song and its music video should be smoother as of today. You can ho...
2019-07-18, 19:48

Google CEO Tries to Smooth Things Over After YouTube's Anti-LGBTQ Shitshow The complete and utter shitshow that is YouTube’s bungled response to addressing anti-LGBTQ harassment on its platform today brings us a response fro...
2019-06-13, 06:16

Popular YouTube Toy Review Channel Accused of Blurring Lines for Ads In a complaint to the Federal Trade Commission, a watchdog group said Ryan ToysReview, which has 21 million subscribers, didn’t properly disclose ads...
2019-09-05, 01:00

YouTube purges 17,000 hate speech channels after policy change YouTube this week issued an update on its efforts to remove hate speech from its platform — and it would appear it’s managed to make some headway. It...
2019-09-04, 23:32

Google's YouTube to pay $170 million penalty for collecting data on kids Google, which is owned by Alphabet Inc, and its YouTube video service will pay $170 million to settle allegations that it broke federal law by collec...
2019-09-05, 05:00

Opinion: The YouTube Music Middle East Launch was very, very confusing. It’s 6:15PM on a suitably uncomfortable Monday evening. Septembers are always the most fun times to go out in Dubai, because the weather alway...
2019-09-11, 16:00

YouTube bans supremacist content, limits borderline videos YouTube announced Wednesday new efforts to limit discriminatory and phony content by removing more extremist channels and rewarding more trusted crea...
2019-06-05, 22:32

YouTube TV is giving away free Showtime subscriptions to longtime users They say that nothing in life is free, but Google would beg to differ, as select YouTube TV subscribers are now being offered a free subscription to ...
2019-06-15, 05:16

YouTube engineer injures 8 in drug-fueled rampage: deputies A “delusional” YouTube software engineer attacked four friends — including one he stabbed with a pencil — and rammed a stolen truck into pedestrians ...
2019-07-08, 20:32

YouTube looks to dilute nasty programming with curated educational playlists Move follows controversy over hate and conspiracy and fake news videos. The curated playlists will not send viewers to other areas of the network. &...
2019-07-12, 03:16

Joana Ceddia got famous on YouTube for being a normal teen. She’s trying to stay that way. "A lot of people want this, and yet they have no idea what it's really like," Joana said. "And I say that because I didn't know what it's really like...
2019-07-17, 23:32

YouTube Clarifies Harassment Policy by Flailing Around Like a Big, Dumb Noodle Less than 24 hours after determining that far-right buffoon Steven Crowder’s anti-gay harassment of Vox journalist Carlos Maza was basically fine, Yo...
2019-06-06, 02:00

The Latest: Merkel’s party offers talks with YouTube critic THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Latest on the European Parliament elections (all times local): 1 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party...
2019-05-23, 13:16

Pro-Putin rapper sets record for unpopularity on Russian YouTube Timati pulls latest music video from site after it received 1.48m dislikesA Russian rapper who describes himself as Vladimir Putin’s best friend has ...
2019-09-10, 21:32

YouTube exec calls cops on black man waiting for pal outside building An altercation between a white man who called police on black man waiting for his friend in a California apartment-building lobby was captured in a n...
2019-07-09, 04:48

Emily Hartridge, YouTube star, dies in scooter accident at 35 "Emily was involved in an accident yesterday and passed away. We all loved her to bits and she will never be forgotten," a statement on her official ...
2019-07-15, 17:16

YouTube TV gifts free Showtime subscriptions to 'longtime friends' If you've subscribed to YouTube TV for a while, then it's likely you're getting free Showtime this summer. If you are a "longtime frie...
2019-06-14, 20:16

More than 200 classics of South Korean cinema are streaming for free on YouTube Last month, South Korean director Bong Joon-ho (Snowpiercer, Okja) was awarded the Palme D’Or at the Cannes Film Festival for his new film Parasite, ...
2019-06-06, 01:48

Google Fined $170 Million For Violating Kids' Privacy Law On YouTube Google will pay $170 million to settle allegations that it illegally collected data about children younger than age 13 who watched toy videos and tel...
2019-09-05, 09:00

FTC fines YouTube $170 million for alleged child privacy violations The FTC and New York Attorney General today announced that they'll levy a $170 million fine on YouTube and Google for allegedly violating the COPPA r...
2019-09-05, 08:00

YouTube fined $170m for collecting children's personal data FTC has fined Google $136m and company will pay an additional $34m to New York state to resolve similar allegationsGoogle’s video site YouTube has be...
2019-09-04, 21:00

YouTube’s cesspool of anger and hate faces growing scrutiny Facebook and Twitter have drawn the lion's share of scrutiny for hosting objectionable content. But YouTube now occupies its own circle of internet h...
2019-06-10, 17:32

YouTube is the world’s top-grossing video app with $138M in user spending Google must be happy. YouTube is the world’s top-grossing app in the photo and video software category for a second quarter in a row. To clinch the t...
2019-08-01, 17:00

FTC approves settlement with Google over YouTube kids privacy violations The settlement finds that Google inadequately protected kids who used its video-streaming service and improperly collected their data, said two peopl...
2019-07-20, 09:00

YouTube Changes How It Counts Views for Record-Breaking Music Videos YouTube is introducing a major change to its music chart system after discovering that artists and labels were using growth hacks to inflate how many...
2019-09-14, 13:32

SNY played hardball when YouTube wanted Ron Darling for Mets broadcast For YouTube’s exclusive Mets broadcast on Wednesday afternoon, the service tried to have Ron Darling do the game, but SNY said no, according to...
2019-09-04, 03:32

YouTube's channel removals soar following hate speech crackdown YouTube's tougher stance on hate speech has led it to culling much, much more conent than it has in the past. The Google-owned video service ha...
2019-09-03, 19:00

'Being mean is lucrative': queer users condemn YouTube over homophobic content Site’s waffling over harassment during Pride month was ‘not surprising’, YouTuber saysYouTube’s haphazard response to an anti-gay harassment controve...
2019-06-08, 08:32

HP's YouTube Channel Is Now a Treasure Trove for Tech Support and Tinkering Either some intern is having the most boring Silicon Valley summer or HP’s YouTube team has gone mad with power. Whatever the reason, the company has...
2019-07-31, 18:00

Google Agrees to Pay Up to $200 Million to Settle FTC YouTube Investigation: Report The Federal Trade Commission is fining Google between $150 million and $200 million to settle the whole debacle with its subsidiary, YouTube, alleged...
2019-09-01, 00:16

Kirsten Dunst's On Becoming A God In Central Florida moves from YouTube to Showtime After getting picked up AMC years ago and then dumped onto YouTube Premium, the Kirsten Dunst-starring series On Becoming A God In Central Florida ha...
2019-06-18, 10:48

Facebook, YouTube Crack Down on Bogus Cancer Treatment Claims Facebook and YouTube are being flooded with scientifically dubious and potentially harmful information about alternative cancer treatments, which som...
2019-07-02, 19:16

Google will pay $170 million to settle YouTube child privacy accusations Google will pay $170 million to settle charges from the Federal Trade Commission and the New York Attorney General that YouTube illegally collected d...
2019-09-04, 17:32

UPDATE 3-Google's YouTube to pay $170 mln penalty for collecting data on kids Google, which is owned by Alphabet Inc, and its YouTube video service will pay $170 million to settle allegations that it broke federal law by collec...
2019-09-04, 18:00

YouTube Said to Pay Fine in the US Over Violating Kids' Data Privacy Laws The Federal Trade Commission has finalised a settlement with Google in its investigation into YouTube for violating federal kids' data privacy laws, ...
2019-07-20, 09:16

The psychological dark side of sharing your daily life on YouTube To be a successful YouTuber, you need to let viewers into your life. But this creates fake intimacies that can lead to tragic consequences for stars ...
2019-05-21, 19:48

| YouTube flags Notre Dame cathedral fire as 9/11 conspiracy YouTube’s software mistakenly labeled the plumes of smoke in Paris as footage from 2001, triggering the panel below the video about the September 11 ...
2019-05-21, 19:32

YouTube Announces Some Changes to Its Infamously Awful Copyright Infringement System The number of issues plaguing YouTube at any one time boggles the mind, and range from accusations it promotes extremist content to reports its night...
2019-07-10, 12:32

YouTube Star PewDiePie Wages War Against Critics, Tries Making Peace Longtime YouTubers are among the first to know what it means to mature in real time on the Internet. It means constantly reckoning with what you've d...
2019-09-12, 05:32

YouTube cracks down on videos that promote drinking bleach as ‘miracle cure’ YouTube has cracked down videos posted by crackpots and fringe figures who promote a host of “miracle cures,” including a holy elixir bleach peddled ...
2019-05-21, 20:16

YouTube finds influence campaign tied to Hong Kong protests Alphabet Inc's Google said on Thursday that its YouTube streaming service disabled 210 channels that showed signs of a coordinated influence operatio...
2019-08-22, 23:16

YouTube disables more than 200 channels for inauthentic activity around Hong Kong protests Google announced Thursday it had taken down 210 channels on YouTube after discovering they "behaved in a coordinated manner while uploading videos" r...
2019-08-22, 23:48

YouTube bans robot-battle videos citing ‘animal cruelty’ Robots aren’t alive — yet — but that didn’t stop YouTube AI from trying to protect its own kind from so-called “animal cruelty.R...
2019-08-22, 08:48

YouTube Tests Hiding Its Notorious Comment Section By Default in India Most people would probably agree that YouTube comments are generally pretty worthless (especially the ones that tell you the year the commenter last ...
2019-06-20, 20:00

NFL hurdling, basketball ejections and a cyclist's imaginary penalty | Classic YouTube This week’s roundup also features Oval Ashes Test memories, WSL highlights and some spectacular surfing1) The NFL is back, baby, and game of the open...
2019-09-13, 01:00

The best free YouTube downloader 2019: the easy way to save your favorite videos Free YouTube downloaders will let you save videos from the world's biggest video hosting site, ready to watch offline later whenever you want.&#...
2019-05-21, 14:31

Parents of YouTube child stars say new safety rules will lose them money Changes that YouTube is considering to protect children aren’t going over too well with some parents whose kids star in the site’s videos. YouTube is...
2019-06-27, 20:16

YouTube pressured to kick Chinese state media ads off platform over misinformation YouTube users are pressuring the video platform to take down advertisements for China Central Television (CCTV), a state media channel accused of spr...
2019-08-22, 02:48

'We Want YouTube to Remove Crowder': Googlers Gear Up to Protest at Pride Events YouTube dug a great big hole for itself earlier this week when its PR bungled its response to the ongoing harassment of a journalist by a far-right p...
2019-06-08, 21:48

Google Disables 210 YouTube Channels That Targeted Hong Kong Protests Google on Thursday said it disabled a series of YouTube channels that appeared to be part of a coordinated influence campaign against pro-democracy p...
2019-08-23, 10:16

Google kills its Twitch killer—the YouTube Gaming app shuts down this week Enlarge YouTube Gaming is more or less shutting down this week. Google launched the standalone YouTube gaming vertical almost four years ago as a ...
2019-05-29, 00:48

Russian disinformation on YouTube draws ads, lacks warning labels -researchers Fourteen Russia-backed YouTube channels spreading disinformation have been generating billions of views and millions of dollars in advertising revenu...
2019-06-07, 10:16

Russian disinformation on YouTube draws ads, lacks warning labels: researchers Fourteen Russia-backed YouTube channels spreading disinformation have been generating billions of views and millions of dollars in advertising revenu...
2019-06-07, 12:48

Ostensibly Serious Sports Broadcaster To Put On "Boxing Match" Between YouTube Ding Dongs What’s up YouTubers, welcome back to Da Zone, the exclusive home of Canelo Alvarez, but somehow also the exclusive home of a deeply embarrassing fake...
2019-09-04, 16:00

Google to pay $170 million to settle charges it violated kids’ privacy law on YouTube The settlement also requires YouTube to implement changes designed to ensure channels directed at children younger than 13 aren’t collecting data for...
2019-09-04, 19:32

'A show, not a sport': Russian face-slapping champion becomes YouTube star Siberian farmer Vasily Kamotsky fells opponents with a single blow – attracting hilarity and outrage Vasily Kamotsky does not so much slap his oppone...
2019-05-26, 23:16

Google fined $170M for YouTube’s violation of child privacy laws Google has agreed to pay a $170 million fine for allowing YouTube to profit by breaking child privacy laws, authorities announced Wednesday. Regulato...
2019-09-04, 19:32

Update adds cool new feature for some YouTube videos on Google Search Rolling out via a server-side update to the Google Search app on Android is a new feature that is called "In this video." Spotted by Android Police, ...
2019-06-16, 12:16

YouTube removed 17,000 channels, 500 million comments under new hateful conduct policy YouTube has removed more than 17,000 channels and 100,000 videos, along with at least 500 million comments, since the company announced a broad crack...
2019-09-04, 10:32

Regulators Fine Google $170 Million for Violating Children’s Privacy on YouTube As part of a settlement, YouTube said it would also institute new privacy measures on children’s videos. Critics said the changes did not go far enou...
2019-09-04, 16:00

YouTube Fined $170 Million for Collecting Kids’ Data Without Parental Consent (WASHINGTON) — Google’s video site YouTube has been fined $170 million to settle allegations it collected children’s personal data ...
2019-09-05, 01:00

Apple's September 10 iPhone Launch Event Will Be Live Streamed on YouTube Apple will live stream the September 10 iPhone launch event on YouTube, while analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has predicted three major upgrades for 2020 iPhone...
2019-09-07, 15:32

Google removes 210 YouTube channels in Hong Kong misinformation crackdown Google said Thursday that it had shut down 210 YouTube channels after the company learned they were tied to misinformation about the pro-democracy pr...
2019-08-23, 11:16

YouTube takes action on campaigns targeting Hong Kong protests The move follows similar action by Twitter and Facebook, which said China was behind the campaigns. Google, YouTube's parent company, said VPNs and o...
2019-08-23, 12:16

Hong Kong protests: YouTube takes down 200 channels spreading disinformation Google-owned service says it discovered channels ‘behaved in a coordinated manner’ against pro-democracy protestsYouTube has disabled 210 channels th...
2019-08-23, 15:48

How to put a YouTube video on repeat on your computer or mobile device, so it plays on loop Shutterstock You can put a YouTube video on repeat with just two clicks on your computer. It's not as simple to put a YouTube video on repeat on th...
2019-08-23, 22:16

Filling Oreo With Toothpaste Earns YouTube Prankster a Jail Sentence A Spanish court gave Kanghua Ren, known as ReSet, a 15-month prison term and ordered him to pay his victim, a homeless man in Barcelona, about $22,30...
2019-06-02, 19:01

Banned Fortnite Streamer Admits He's 12, Streams On YouTube With His Mom Supervising [UPDATED] A pro Fortnite player signed to the esports organization FaZe Clan, who was recently banned from Twitch for being under the age of 13, has admitted ...
2019-06-07, 04:48

Police Let Mom Keep Feeding Son Bleach After She Showed Them YouTube Videos, Doctor Approval Search YouTube for “Miracle Mineral Solution” or “MMS” and you will find a trove of videos about how consuming bleach will treat various illnesses—ac...
2019-06-14, 20:48

YouTube Testimonials Lure Patients to Shady Stem Cell Clinics Emotional videos, often paid for by clinics, are attracting desperate patients to unproven stem cell treatments that can be dangerous—or even deadly....
2019-06-14, 21:16

Eating, YouTube and playing with the kids: my day is a procrastination masterclass | Romesh Ranganathan I think I’ve got acres of time, and so have no sense of urgency. This needs to be tackledMy next tour is approaching in September, so I am doing what...
2019-05-25, 14:16

Huge leak: Both ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ credits scenes just leaked on YouTube It’s July 2nd, which means Spider-Man: Far From Home has been released in the US after premiering in China a few days ago. The final movie in P...
2019-07-02, 20:16

YouTube Changes Hate Speech Policies, Prohibiting White Supremacist Videos (SAN FRANCISCO) — YouTube updated its hate speech policies Wednesday to prohibit videos with white supremacy and neo-Nazi viewpoints. The video...
2019-06-06, 04:32