New Media

Fury as YouTube slashes advertising from thousands of channels

YouTube stands accused of cutting income for its vloggers after it dropped advertising from thousands of channels in an attempt to weed out "bad actors" on the website.<p>The video sharing website has changed its rules about which channels are allowed to have adverts for the second time in nine …

Logan Paul

Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 uploads colorful new sneak peek

Breaking an entire arcade wasn't enough. Ralph's got his sights on the world wide web in <i>Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2</i> (out Nov. 21, …

Walt Disney Company

YouTube introduces huge rule changes on who makes money from adverts

YouTube is tightening its rules on who can make money from adverts to prevent the platform being "co-opted by bad actors".<p>Previously, channels with …

Logan Paul

YouTube Stars Will Do Anything for Views and That's Scary as Hell

After Logan Paul's atrocious "suicide forest" stunt, where is the line? Does it even exist anymore?<p>YouTube has become a beacon for anyone—especially anyone 25 years old and younger—to watch and obsess over content focusing on their favourite topics. Make-up? Check. Unboxing toys? Check. ASMR? You …

Logan Paul

YouTube’s Global Head Of Originals Susanne Daniels Reveals What She Looks For In A YouTube Star

It’s only January 16th, 2018 and YouTube is having already having something of a challenging year. Just two weeks ago, one of the streaming giant’s …

Entertainment

YouTube is trying to clean itself up by making it much harder for small video makers to make money

It will kick “tens of thousands” of video makers out its advertising program.<p>YouTube is going to make it harder for small video makers to make money.<p>The world’s largest video site will kick thousands of people out of its ad revenue-sharing program, and will make it much harder for new ones to get …

Susan Wojcicki

YouTube introduces new criteria for creator monetization, Google Preferred structure

‘We’re changing the eligibility requirement for monetization’<p>YouTube is making big changes to its monetization platform for creators and advertisers that will introduce new criteria in an attempt to better the community.<p>YouTube is implementing major changes to three areas: YouTube’s Partner …

Susan Wojcicki

A YouTube insider breaks down the most viral videos ever

A YouTube insider breaks down the most viral videos ever<p>What makes a video truly viral? It’s not just about the number of views, says Kevin Allocca. …

Viral

YouTube is making it harder for small-time creators to make money

Small-time YouTube creators are going to find it harder to make money on the site from next month when the Google-owned company implements new rules …

Logan Paul

YouTube Alters Partner Program Eligibility, Vows All Google Preferred Videos Will Be Human-Verified - Tubefilter

Amid ongoing brand safety concerns from advertisers and revenue worries within the creator community, <b>YouTube</b> is instituting sweeping changes to the …

Viral Videos

YouTube Puts Logan Paul’s Future Projects On Hold, But Doesn’t Cut Ties With Creator

TCA: Executives wouldn't confirm the controversial creator's future with the platform.<p>Logan Paul’s YouTube Originals projects are on “indefinite …

Celebrity News

Digital medium requires actors, not stars: Kay Kay Menon

Kay Kay Menon believes digital medium can be wonderful for the growth of quality cinema as it thrives on actors, not stars<p>Kay Kay Menon believes …

Trends

YouTube’s recommendations drive 70% of what we watch

YouTube is a master of getting you to watch videos you didn’t know existed minutes earlier.<p>On an average day, people around the world watch one billion hours of video on YouTube. Most of those—70%—are recommended by YouTube’s algorithms, chief product officer Neal Mohan revealed at CES, as reported …

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PewDiePie is using Logan Paul’s drama to repair his own reputation

The embattled YouTuber has a new target<p>Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg may have helped hone and popularize the YouTube style of “screeching kid freaking out while playing video games,” but he’s now seen where the next generation of YouTubers has taken that trend.<p>On the strength of their complete lack …

Logan Paul

Troye Sivan Drops Smoldering New Video For ‘My My My’ & Fans Are Obsessed — Watch

Troye Sivan is back with a new track and video! ‘My My My!’ is basically the bop of the century, and you can listen to the romantic banger and watch …

Troye Sivan

Troye Sivan Dances Like Nobody's Watching In Moody 'My My My!' Video

After doing his fair share of teasing, <b>Troye Sivan</b>'s new single, "My My My!" and its accompanying music video dropped on Thursday (January 11) and the …

Pop Music

My My My! - Troye Sivan

Browse<p>Browse<p>Troye Sivan<p>19Views<p>Show More<p>Director: Grant Singer<p>Producers: Oscar Görres, Nina Soriano<p>Composers: Troye Sivan Mellet, Brett McLaughlin, …

Troye Sivan

YouTube punishes Logan Paul for 'suicide forest' video

YouTube is punishing one of its most popular creators, Logan Paul, after he posted footage of a dead body to his channel.<p>The video hosting site said …

Logan Paul

Go Ahead and Put Troye Sivan’s Video for ‘My My My’ on Repeat, We’re Not Judging

For those not running in queer, YouTube, or dream-pop enthusiast circles, Troye Sivan’s new song “My My My” might be something of an introduction to …

Entertainment

China Ramps Up Rules to Target Risk – Bloomberg

China Ramps Up Rules to Target Risk<p>China Ramps Up Rules to Target Risk<p>China Ramps Up Rules to Target …

Business

Logan Paul is exactly why vloggers are falling out of love with YouTube

opinion<p>No one likes change, but I can pretty much promise you that no one hates it more right now than YouTubers.<p>If you follow any vloggers on social …

Logan Paul

Logan Paul apparently made a lot of money off of his apology video, and people are outraged

After Logan Paul uploaded a video to YouTube that featured a dead body hanging in Japan’s Aokigahara forest, the internet collectively rallied to …

Logan Paul

What do you tell your kids when a YouTube celebrity crosses the line?

Prompt kids to think more deeply about the ethics of outrageous YouTube stunts<p>"Terrible." That's what we said when YouTube gamer PewDiePie was found to have racist and anti-Semitic videos. "Tragic." That was the reaction when a Minnesota woman fatally shot her husband in a YouTube stunt gone wrong. …

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S&P 500 Winners and Losers for 01/05 – Bloomberg

S&P 500 Winners and Losers for 01/05<p>S&P 500 Winners and Losers for 01/05<p>S&P 500 Winners and Losers for …

S&P 500

Who Moved the Most on Bloomberg's Billionaire Index 01/04 – Bloomberg

Who Moved the Most on Bloomberg's Billionaire Index 01/04<p>Who Moved the Most on Bloomberg's Billionaire Index 01/04<p>Who Moved the Most on Bloomberg's …

Will Smith Has Launched His Own YouTube Channel - Tubefilter

As it turns out, <b>Will Smith</b>‘s guest appearance on Lilly Singh’s channel came right at the start of his YouTube career. The Hollywood star has launched …

The Rock

Why 2018 Will Be the Year of the YouTube Moral Panic

In retrospect, it’s amazing that YouTube has lasted this long. A video-streaming service that lets anyone upload anything they want, for immediate …

Peppa Pig

Logan Paul proves YouTube needs to take responsibility for top creators — and punish

Forget revenue for a second<p>It’s no secret that YouTube has a creator problem; just ask any of the platform’s top talent.<p>When Logan Paul, one of YouTube’s most prolific creators with 15 million subscribers, uploaded a vlog during a visit to Japan’s Aokigahara forest depicting the body of someone who …

Logan Paul

YouTube was 2017’s biggest disappointment

Do better in 2018, YouTube<p><i>Polygon is kicking off its best of entertainment series, which will run through the end of December and beginning of January, coming to a close just before the 2017 Golden Globes. These personal essays will examine the best, most important and weirdest moments that</i> …

Susan Wojcicki

How to unsubscribe from a YouTube channel

A tidy Subscription list is good for you.<p>A healthy YouTube feed is awesome. It keeps your constantly entertained and informed with regular videos …

Technology