YouTube 2015 Press Coverage Recap

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Teens love YouTube. Do advertisers?

There’s no better sales pitch than a horde of screaming teenagers. YouTube’s stars, like, Hannah Hart, Smosh and Fine Brothers, may be relatively …

YouTube's Plans for 10 More Years of Video Domination

YouTube's office is filled with its history. Inside the San Bruno, California, headquarters, about 45 minutes from the Googleplex in Mountain View, …

Exclusive: An inside look at the new ad-free YouTube Red

YouTube’s Grand Plan to Make VR Accessible to Everybody

• Author: Davey Alba. Davey Alba Business<br>• Date of Publication: 11.05.15. 11.05.15<br>• Time of Publication: 12:00 pm. 12:00 pm<p>It’s a rare sunny day in …

Forget Spotify or Apple Music. YouTube’s New Music App Shows Who Has the Real Streaming Power

• Author: Davey Alba. Davey Alba Business<br>• Date of Publication: 11.12.15. 11.12.15<br>• Time of Publication: 12:00 pm. 12:00 pm<p>YouTube’s Music App Could Rule …

Adele's 'Hello' Is Second-Fastest Video to Hit 100 Million YouTube Views Ever

Adele's smash hit comeback single "Hello" just keeps getting bigger.<p>In just five days, "Hello" has crossed 100 million views on YouTube, "a milestone …

Britney Spears

YouTube Kids App Comes to Apple TV, Chromecast, Game Consoles and Smart TVs

YouTube is bringing its YouTube Kids service — stocked with video content filtered for youngsters and their families — to big-screen TVs. The …

To Take On HBO And Netflix, YouTube Had To Rewire Itself

To become a “destination” and keep mobile viewers hooked, YouTube realized it had to fix itself, from its development platform to its AI.<p>The war over our eyeballs is heating up, and that’s mostly a good thing for people who like to look at screens. Just as Meerkat, Periscope, and Snapchat elbow …

Kobe and Messi Selfie Shootout Wins YouTube's 10-Year Ad Showdown

Kobe Bryant and Lionel Messi aren't just winners on the court and on the field -- they're the champs of YouTube: Their "Selfie Shootout" ad for …

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The 'terrifying' moment in 2012 when YouTube changed its entire philosophy

Although there wasn't any Roman-style backstabbing, YouTubers will remember the ides of March 2012 as a traumatic day in the company's history.<p>In one fell swoop, the site's daily view count got completely demolished. We're talking a plunge of about 20% in one day:<p>"Everyone was about to go into …

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YouTube to launch Gaming hub this summer

A new challenger has emerged in the video game streaming field.<p>Google-owned YouTube announced it will launch a Gaming hub this summer that will allow users to track their favorite games as well as stream their virtual exploits.<p>YouTube says it will revamp its Live product to make it easier for …

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Tyler Oakley on How He Became a Social-Media Star: 'It’s Not in My Interest to Change Who I Am'

Tyler Oakley may be the most consistent person in entertainment.<p>The 26-year-old got started making YouTube videos in college; he now has more than 7 …

Social Media

Hannah Hart's guide to Drinko de Mayo

Quick pop quiz: Cinco de Mayo is …<p>a. A holiday that actually stems from the Mexican army’s 1862 win in the Battle of Puebla<p>b. A day celebrated in …

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Why are Super Bowl ads posted online early?

Why do advertisers post Super Bowl teasers and sometimes premiere full new ads before Game Day? According to some ad experts, it started with "The Force."<p>The 2011 Volkswagen commercial, which launched midweek before the big game, racked up 11 million views by the Saturday before the Super Bowl. …

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Internet stars take on the A-list

Lilly Singh always knew she wanted to be famous, but as she got older, reality set in.<p>"Everyone has those dreams when they're young, and then reality …

James Franco

35 Beauty Superstars Under Age 35

Have you bought a lipstick lately? Insta-stalked a side braid or pixie? Chances are you have someone in this story to thank. Meet <i>the</i> young beauty influencers of 2015 (all 35 and under!)—and steal their tips and career secrets.

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13 YouTube stars who should be on your radar

YouTube to launch $10-a-month ad-free video, music plan Red

LOS ANGELES (AP) — YouTube on Wednesday unveiled a new $10-a-month subscription plan in the U.S. called Red that combines ad-free videos, new original series and movies from top YouTubers, and on-demand unlimited streaming music.<p>Red builds on Google's existing music streaming service by providing …

For YouTube, virtual reality means 3D video for everyone

The world's largest video site is preparing for what Silicon Valley increasingly believes will be a major shift in the way tech reaches into your everyday life.<p>SAN BRUNO, California -- In a cable car high above Japan, the country's distinctive architecture unfurls beneath me. I see clay kawara …

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YouTube Music is here, and it’s a game changer

YouTube is first and foremost a video portal, the world’s largest and most popular online collection of moving images. But it’s also a search engine, the world’s second largest, trailing only its parent company, Google. And while the library on YouTube is made up of videos, in practice it has also …

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NBC and YouTube to co-host Democratic debate on Jan. 17

NBC News and YouTube will co-host the January Democratic debate in Charleston, South Carolina, and Lester Holt will moderate, the network announced on Wednesday.<p>The debate, which is the fourth of six such events, will take place on Sunday, Jan. 17, and is hosted by the Congressional Black Caucus. …

Here are the top 10 'Star Wars'-related videos on YouTube

The force is with YouTube.<p>From the official movie trailer to a K-Pop song, the Google-owned video platform has become a hub for all things <i>Star</b> …

Star Wars

CORRECTED-YouTube translation tools aim to globalize content

(Corrects description of translation services offerings on Google Play in 6th paragraph; also corrects Vice test viewing time increase to more than 100 percent, not 50 percent, in 8th paragraph)<p>By Deborah M. Todd<p>SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 19 (Reuters) - In an effort to expand its global reach, YouTube …

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YouTube Gaming makes recording on-the-go easier

People already have their eyes glued to gaming videos on YouTube for 144 billion minutes every month, but the first update to its dedicated gameplay app will help create even more mobile-game footage for viewers to watch.<p>YouTube is making it easier for people to record themselves playing every …

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YouTube Is Experimenting With Ultra High Def, Ultra Smooth Video Playback — Here Are The Examples

Just a few months back, YouTube bumped up the quality of the videos it hosts by allowing for gorgeous, 60 FPS video playback.<p>Now they’re cranking things up to an almost absurd level. 60 FPS video, on YouTube… at <i>4K</i>.<p>The catch? It’s just something of an experiment, for now, and is limited to a <i>reaaally</i> …

YouTube embraces 360-degree videos, signaling the next trend in video

Last month I spoke with a wedding cinematographer about the arms race to document weddings with the latest technologies. He started his business with just a camera and tripod. Now he’s shooting with drones. Well, here’s another tool he may need to add to his arsenal: 360-degree videos.<p>Friday …

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