My cousin Dan Gurney was mighty proud last Sunday when his four sons took some laps around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in four of his creations. (link to YouTube)
5 Seconds of Summer may be young, but they're already used to playing huge arenas filled with screaming girls. They opened for One Direction on two different international tours, becoming stars before they even released their self-titled debut. After prepping with a handful of theater dates, the under-21 quartet is now...
Viral videos are big money
Video is eating the Web.Already, we know that Netflix accounts for a third of Internet traffic at peak hours. Toss in YouTube, and that figure rises to roughly half of all bandwidth consumed. But even that's small potatoes compared to what's coming. Show More Summary
Police in Washington D.C. are searching for a person of interest who punched a 63-year-old man and robbed him of $1. In footage posted to YouTube by police, the individual knocks out the victim with a single swing before he walks over to rummage through the man's pockets. Show More Summary
Shortly after dropping the "Feeling Myself" video as a TIDAL exclusive last week, Nicki Minaj released her video for "The Night Is Still Young" on the streaming platform as well. But without the combined star power of Beyoncé and Nicki,...Show More Summary
At the bottom of this page there is a video of newborn goats wearing sweaters. They're looking into your eyes and telling you, "Everything is going to be OK." (via YouTube) Here's the deal. It's been proven that looking at images of adorable animals makes you more productive. Show More Summary
The leading video streaming site brings into question the common tech wisdom of running a company until scale makes it profitable
A silent black-and-white film from the 1920s (Link to YouTube) turned up in the basement of an art club.At 2:03, it shows a group of well dressed men painting outdoors, using a variety of easels that were typical of the time.-----Thanks, Stuart Fullerton and Robert Horvath.
The U.K. Advertising Standards Authority banned a beauty tutorial video, saying it was not clear the video was marketing for Max Factor. A U.K. advertising watchdog on Wednesday banned a makeup tutorial video on YouTube because it was not clear enough that Max Factor, a makeup brand owned by Procter & Gamble, had sponsored the content. Show More Summary
(YouTube link) A guy sings a duet with his cat Chaninho. You’ll recognize the song, even though it's sung in Portuguese. "If you're happy and you know it, say meow." Chaninho has his part down perfectly. -via Daily Picks and Flicks
Writer Neil Hilborn became an internet sensation for his poem, OCD. The video embedded above showcases Hilborn reciting a new piece called Joey. Thus far, the video has drawn more than 30,000 views on YouTube. “Joey” can be found in Hilborn’s new book Our Numbered Days; the full collection features 45 poems.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vgv3qHIgrBY By Michael Montero: Gennady “GGG” Golovkin has remained busy since hitting the boxing scene in the United States in late 2012, averaging a fight every few [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
Nicki Minaj’s “The Night Is Still Young” video may have dropped last Friday, but it landed with hardly a… Read More
Filmmaker/YouTuber Andrew McMurry (AndrewMFilms) has produced a new video in which he recreates some popular first-person shooter (FPS) games in the LEGO universe. There’s just as much violence, but without all the blood and gore. After...Show More Summary
Surely you’ve seen those YouTube videos of people flying a drone around and looking at the world from impossibly awesome camera angles. They are among the coolest things to watch on the Internet, and as it turns out, you can make your own videos like that, and you don’t need to spend an arm and a leg to do it. Show More Summary
(PG-13 Language) “Today I didn’t even have to use my A.K. I got to say it was a good day.” YouTuber nekocekoBiH recreated the music video for Ice Cube’s It Was a Good Day in Grand Theft Auto V. Watch them side-by-side here.
The old sign still looms over Beach Boulevard, a 20th century landmark that, like the museum it once trumpeted, held out past the dawn of multiplexes and YouTube.
YouTube has had a pioneering role in the Internet’s video revolution. As profiled in a recent celebratory piece by SFGATE, YouTube has demonstrated in its first decade of existence that media hubs can be built around free content supplied by an Internet service’s users. YouTube’s success culminated in 2006 when it sold for $1.76 billion […]
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