Dutch crane collapse demolishes houses WATCH

2015-08-03 20:29

Two cranes hoisting a massive section of bridge collapsed in a western Dutch town flattening a row of houses and injuring at least 20 people. VIDEO

YouTube to launch app, site dedicated to gaming

2015-06-12 21:32

YouTube has unveiled plans to launch an app and site dedicated to gaming ahead of E3.

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!

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.

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.


Uganda's ousted PM says to run on Youtube

2015-06-15 21:13

Uganda's former prime minister, ousted in a power struggle, says on Youtube he will seek the presidency.

YouTube's 1st decade shows sharing free content pays off

2015-05-24 19:48

YouTube's legacy extends beyond its pioneering role in the internet's video revolution, as the 10-year-old site provided a stage for many to share their interests.

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.

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