ARTICLES RELATING TO YOUTUBE

Singapore teen pleads not guilty over online video

2015-05-07 13:01

A Singaporean teenager has pleaded not guilty to two charges over an online video he posted that was critical of Christianity and the nation's late founding prime minister, Lee Kuan Yew.

Facebook emerges as video threat for YouTube

2015-04-24 14:30

Ten years ago the first clip was uploaded on YouTube, but could the service's domination be challenged by Facebook?

YouTube overloaded, staff can't filter content

2015-01-28 21:16

Google has said that YouTube is so inundated that staff cannot filter all terror related content, complicating the struggle to halt the publication of terrorist videos.

The 10 best YouTube videos of 2014!

2014-12-12 13:02

Scary, funny, silly, amazing, cringeworthy! These 10 YouTube videos got the most views in 2014!

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The viral music video briefly crashed YouTube’s code this week after surpassing a record 2,147,483,647 views, more than two years after the clip was first posted online.

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Egypt jails eight gay men for three years

2014-11-01 20:06

An Egyptian court has jailed eight men for three years over a video prosecutors claimed was of a gay wedding.

Tech giants unite to censor beheadings

2014-09-04 10:41

US companies have partnered to block content from extremists showing violent footage, but freedom of expression experts question the ethics behind the policy.

Japanese man captured in Syria

2014-08-18 08:10

Japan is looking into reports that a Japanese man has been captured by Islamist militants in Syria, but is not aware of any statement claiming responsibility or making a ransom demand.

Choked on a sea lion, be careful what you eat

2014-07-17 10:00

A great white shark that washed up on an Australian beach this week had a sea lion stuck in its throat which likely caused its death, fisheries officials say.

YouTube weighs premium content funding

2014-07-13 21:59

YouTube has embarked on a new round of discussions with Hollywood and independent producers to fund premium content, two sources say.

 

The Muppets team up with YouTube stars

2015-05-05 16:00

The Muppets to team up with several YouTube stars for skits and other online videos

Three arrested over grisly dog killing

2015-02-26 17:09

Three Egyptians have been arrested over the grisly killing of a dog captured on video. WARNING: Graphic images

Netflix wants a piece of The Interview 's huge success

2015-01-08 16:00

Netflix says it wants to make The Interview available to its 53 million subscribers.

Spider dog video most shared on YouTube

2014-12-10 21:59

A prankster video depicting a dog disguised as a giant spider has been the most-shared item on the Google-owned YouTube platform in 2014.

YouTube adds subscription service to music mix

2014-11-13 09:10

Google is remixing the music on YouTube with the addition of ad-free subscription service "Music Key" and a new format designed to make it easier to find free songs.

YouTube to go offline in India

2014-09-15 15:55

YouTube users in India will soon be able to save videos from the Google-owned service, making it possible to watch them offline.

Firms halt spread of grisly videos

2014-09-03 23:11

Firms have implemented plans to stem the spread of grisly videos after the Syria beheading of last week.

The winners, the losers and the madness of this year's Teen Choice Awards!

2014-08-11 07:42

Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort of The Fault in Our Stars rode a victorious wave at the Teen Choice Awards.

Watch: Plane nearly rams into whale

2014-07-17 07:38

A dramatic video of a sea plane just missing a surfacing humpback whale as it came in to land in Alaska has become a hit online, and the man who shot it says it was blind luck.

Soon you won’t see any Adele videos on YouTube anymore

2014-06-18 13:26

In a controversial move, YouTube has announced that it will be removing videos of artists such as Adele, Arctic Monkeys and Radiohead from its site "in a matter of days".

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