For the second year in a row, What's Trending? will bring together the online video's biggest creators to give back to the community. YouTube Space LA will house Tube-a-Thon, a charity event raising money for Covenant House, on December...Show More Summary
As we recently reported, YouTube has removed all reference to its Original Channels Initiative, thus bringing to an end a project that had once encompassed more than 150 channels. Many of these channels, such as SourceFed, Soul Pancake, and Shut Up Cartoons, have outlived the program that once provided them with millions in funding. Show More Summary
As with any great leader’s or celebrity’s passing, social media sites like Facebook and Twitter are a mixed bag of tributes, terrible jokes and just all-around asinine observations, as Cajun already pointed out with the passing of Nelson Mandela. Show More Summary
While I never heard back on the final numbers that the Jeep Wrangler in Texas sold for, I assume that the seller received at least eight figures for his trouble. But as it turns out, being an amazing online car salesman isn’t simplyShow More Summary
Actor Paul Walker, who passed away after a Thanksgiving weekend car crash, acted in more than 30 films in his career. To most fans, however, he will be entirely remembered for his roles in five of the six Fast and Furious movies, where...Show More Summary
Nelson Mandela — the leader of the South African black liberation movement who spent 27 years in prison after being convicted of treason by a government filled with political opponents hell-bent on silencing him, only to later be elected president after his release — is dead. Show More Summary
Sometimes it’s good to get out of your backyard (Brooklyn) and see what’s happening across the street, or in this case, across the pond (Atlantic Ocean). Isreal’s UBK has just released a jaw-dropping new video that has me hooked. The...Show More Summary
Just two days after the Producers' Guild of America announced the web series nominees for its annual awards show, the Writers' Guild of America has done the same. In the Original New Media category, Husbands, Lauren, and Sylvia Plath: Girl Detective are all up for nomination. The WGA first began handing out awards for new media writing back in 2010. Show More Summary
Musical fans have been storming the Internet to complain about NBC’s desperate bid for attention, staging The Sound Of Music live, tonight, in place of their Thursday lineup, because people would rather watch The CW than Sean Saves The World. Show More Summary
Anyone who sells advertising has read the countless articles about the rise of programmatic buying. For those who are unfamiliar with the concept, it represents a shift in how advertising is bought and sold online. It’s driven by data, executed by computers, and puts far less importance on the role of a direct human seller. Visit Tubefilter for more great stories.
Gabe: I don’t beat most of the games I play. It’s partly because I play so many games. I’m usually jumping to a new game before I’ve completed the last. I also have a short attention span and it takes a lot for a game to hold my interest until the very end. Show More Summary
Jeff Cameron of The Jeff Cameron Show on ESPN Radio 97.9 in Tallahassee broke the news that Florida State Seminoles quarterback Jameis Winston will not be charged with sexual assault, per ESPN. The freshman standout that has led the Seminoles to the No. Show More Summary
Walt Disney’s Frozen Head turned 102 today. He passed away in 1966, the same year rock moved from Pat Boone to Pet Sounds. A year later, The Velvet Underground & Nico would come out, and, along with the help of some garage rock bands, the proto-punk movement would begin. If only Walt had lived to see the Ramones, the Sex Pistols, the Clash, and the Damned.
The latest indie web series du jour is Dadholes, a remarkably funny examination of dadhood created by comedian Chris Wylde. Wylde first released Dadholes in May, but thanks to a wave of love from Reddit, the series is just now goingShow More Summary
It just wouldn’t be Christmas without Randy Quaid’s Cousin Eddie proclaiming, “Merry Christmas…shtter was full,” now would it? Earlier this week we gave you a look at the obscure facts behind the John Hughes classic, Home Alone. We’re...Show More Summary
Defy Media is on a roll. Shortly after its AWEme channel surpassed one million subscribers, its film-oriented Screen Junkies channel reached that mark as well. Just as AWEme can attribute most of its success to Man at Arms, most of the traffic on Screen Junkies is driven by a single series, Honest Trailers. Show More Summary
It was the summer of 1993. You and Johnny had been going out for seven months. It was a long enough time. You were ready. So, one night, after catching a screening of The Beverly Hillbillies, you and him drove to Cherrybreak Ridge. That’s where it happened, in the back of your mom’s Land Cruiser. Show More Summary
One of the problems with Christmas songs is that there are so damnably few of them. Every year, we’re consigned to a aural hell that consists of “Sleigh Ride” being played on repeat as muzak and the same five novelty singles from the ’50s being played everywhere you go. So Reddit, and Joel Hodgson, have attempted to rectify this, with the best Christmas carol of all.
As Jason Kottke says, this is masterfully edited. It shows movies are the art form where the talent works, not something obsolete like paintingand that a moving picture list will eat a Buzzfeed one alive. A vintage year. via: Kottke
We have another Krampusnacht sale this year for you naughty boys and girls! This time the Krampus Bag contains: - Con Artists (nsfw) - ID volume 1-4 (definitely NSFW) - Kilt Poster - Kilt Playing Card Deck - Devil’s Panties Bag And to keep the price nice and scandalous, we’re offering it for $36.66, which […]