YouTube shooting spotlights debate raging inside video giant

2018-04-05 18:07

YouTube has been wrestling with how to make the site safer for users and advertisers without damaging the careers of its creators or censoring free speech.

One deceased female with ‘self-inflicted wounds’ found at YouTube building - police

2018-04-03 22:46

Northern California's Stanford Hospital says it has received four to five patients from a shooting at YouTube headquarters

YouTube to `frustrate' some music users with ads so they pay

2018-03-22 12:59

YouTube says it will increase the number of ads that some users see between music videos, part of a strategy to convince viewers to pay for a forthcoming subscription music service.

Your boss could have the rights to your social media accounts

2018-02-12 19:18

South African law is unclear about who may own your social media accounts when you leave the company - even if you have the passwords.

YouTube said to plan new music subscription service for March

2017-12-08 10:13

YouTube plans to introduce a paid music service in March, a third attempt by parent company Alphabet to catch up with Spotify and Apple.

WATCH: Could this be the worst driver yet?

2017-10-14 08:00

A driver in an older version Citroen struggles to get out of a tight courtyard. Watch the painful, yet funny video, as the driver scrapes and bashes their way out through the exit...

History of Syria's war at risk as YouTube reins in content

2017-09-13 15:15

Syria's civil war played out on YouTube, but now that history is at risk of disappearing as tech giant reins in content.

WATCH: Man downs bottle of booze in one go

2017-08-20 23:02

Downing a bottle of booze in one go not only is a sign of emotional problems, but also very dangerous, doctors warn after video surfaces of man apparently doing just that.

China outrage over 'panda abuse' video

2017-07-28 19:33

Viral video footage of giant panda cubs being dragged and hurled around by staff at a Chinese breeding centre has sparked online outrage and accusations of cruelty towards the country's favourite animal. WATCH

Wiz Khalifa's See You Again is now the most-viewed YouTube video

2017-07-12 10:27

Move over, Gangnam Style. YouTube has a new top-viewed video of all time.


YouTube shooter visited gun range before attacking company

2018-04-05 07:11

Police say the woman who opened fire at YouTube headquarters had visited a gun range before the attack.

YouTube tightens restrictions on firearm videos

2018-03-23 08:30

YouTube has tightened its restrictions on firearms videos..

YouTube tries to crack down on conspiracy videos

2018-03-15 10:10

YouTube says it is cracking down on conspiracy videos, though it's scant on the details.

Humans will review video from most popular YouTube creators

2018-01-18 14:14

The videos being targeted are ones Google packages to advertisers as 'preferred' content.

YouTube lifts Swazi reed dance restrictions

2017-10-16 16:34

YouTube has lifted restrictions from videos showing Swaziland's reed dance, saying it allows nudity when "culturally relevant or properly contextualised".

YouTube tightens rules on external links

2017-10-01 12:11

The world’s biggest streaming website YouTube has tightened rules around video creators, including external links in their videos.

Google to police YouTube like never before

2017-08-25 05:00

Starting now, Google will add warnings and disable advertising on videos that the company determines contain hate speech or promote terrorism.

'Threatening' messages, derogatory posts - SA Youtuber in social media scandal

2017-08-04 18:46

Local Youtuber Kyle Olinsky found himself in hot water last week after what appeared to be threatening and sexually abusive messages surfaced and which he apparently sent to women via Instagram.

This celeb-filled air travel ad will make you want to catch the next flight!

2017-07-19 12:19

British Airways has released a new safety video filled with celebrities that will make you wish you were flying somewhere right now.

Internet star dies

2017-07-04 12:07

Stevie Ryan, an actress and comedian who gained fame with impersonations of celebrities on YouTube, has died.

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