YouTube is said to be relaunching its livestreaming service with a change in focus from sporting events to video gaming, making it a challenge to the likes of Twitch. The site started live broadcasts in 2010 but, although they still exist, they’ve been heavily downplayed in recent years. Show More Summary
New slate of series will enjoy a channel with 11 million-plus subscribers.
The Federal Aviation Administration is now officially investigating the Florida drone pilot it contacted earlier this month for monetizing his videos on YouTube. The new investigation, the FAA says, is purely safety-related. Jayson Hanes...Show More Summary
YouTube Arizona State Senator Sylvia Allen, who is a Republican if you can believe that, suggested this week (while explaining her vote for a bill that would allow people to carry guns basically everywhere) that Arizona lawmakers should debate a bill to force citizens to attend church on Sunday. You can't...
Just a few months back, YouTube bumped up the quality of the videos it hosts by allowing for gorgeous, 60 FPS video playback. Now they’re cranking things up to an almost absurd level. 60 FPS video, on YouTube… at 4K. Read More
Oh my Grace! Not only is Grace Helbig a successful actress, hilarious YouTube personality and star of the new E! series The Grace Helbig Show, but she's also your new best friend....
The driver parked in the cycle track, right in front of a sign telling her not to. YouTube This situation escalated quickly. SDOT In a video posted on Reddit (see below), a car driver appears to be parked directly in front of an official...Show More Summary
The couple sued YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley for posting video of their marriage proposal, allegedly in violation of a confidentiality agreement. read more
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Youtube star, Josh Paler Lin is known for his viral videos. Back in December, Lin made a video of a social experiment. He gives a homeless man $100 and secretly follows him to see what he spends the money on. Surprisingly, the man buys gifts and gives them to random people on the street. The […]
Leave it to the jokers at College Humor on YouTube to call out people who make a big deal about quitting Facebook. In its latest video, the group compares such an event to leaving a party. A man enters a party and calls attention to himself with the help of a trumpet. Then he says, “Attention, attention everyone. I have an announcement to make.”
In her viral videos, Grace Helbig comes across as that cool friend with the best one-liners and silly attitude. As a kid, she wasn't always so chill. The YouTube star recently sat down with Jimmy Fallon on “The Tonight Show,” and revealed...Show More Summary
Well the interviews at least. You can watch the event live by clicking the youtube video below. I think Ed will be perceived to be the winner from tonight’s events, because the old maxim of success equals performance minus expectation, and the expecation for Ed is probably lower than it is for David […]
We’re one step closer to completely eliminating spoken language and communicating to each other only via GIFs. The Daily Dot wrote an article this week reporting that YouTube is set to relaunch its livestreaming video service with a special focus on gaming and eSports. Show More Summary
When The Daily Dot asked Google about their streaming plans, they didn't even get a "no comment." On Tuesday, The Daily Dot published a story about YouTube's plans for streaming content. The article stated that Google was planning to use YouTube to broadcast live video gaming events, a market that is currently dominated by Amazon's Twitch service. Show More Summary
(YouTube link) It’s the perfect matchup- Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy and Hodor, from Game of Thrones. Who’s the winner? It’s obviously Hodor. I laughed my way through this video before I realized it had English subtitles. Then I had to watch it again, and it was completely different. -via Geeks Are Sexy
I know; "Real Housewives of Westeros" sounds like some bad YouTube sketch where wide-eyed fanboys in bad wigs and terrible drag make endless awful jokes about winter coming. Vanity Fair doesn't...
It’s official, Downton Abbey will end after season 6. [Twitter] Hilary Duff has a new show AND single (that is used for the promo of her new show). [YouTube] Kate Spade Saturday e-commerce is no more. [Racked] Gisele Bundchen is retiring! See her best runway moments. [StyleBistro] 10 things you reeeeally need to give up […]
Nik Stauskas is no more. There is only "Sauce Castillo." This is the story of how a TV closed-captioning glitch spawned the NBA's greatest nickname See also: A YouTube Legend Battles for His Basketball Future Stauskas, a Sacramento Kings rookie from Michigan averaging four points per game, hit a three-pointer against the 76ers on Tuesday night. Show More Summary
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