YouTube

Raw Life

Primitive Living YouTube Is the Antidote to Our Detached Digital Lives

How to live like a caveman and still live well.
Daniel Darmawan
21 hours ago
talk shows

The Smiths Reinvented Celebrity Social Media with a Purpose

Will's YouTube channel and Jada's Facebook show 'Red Table Talk' are refreshing departures from the online celebrity machine.
Taylor Hosking
11.8.18
video

The Chemist Whose DIY Lasers Are Too Dangerous for YouTube

The YouTuber 'Styropyro' recycles tech to turn old parts into lightsabers and laser bazookas.
Matthew Gault
11.7.18
Health

The YouTuber Who Created a Worldwide Community Through His Cancer

All through this year, Dan Thomas vlogged the emotional and physical tribulations his sarcomatoid carcinoma put him through.
James Nolan
10.30.18
Photo

Photos of Desperately Bored Parents at a Convention for YouTubers

While hordes of screaming children tried to get a selfie with a YouTube star, these parents longed for the sweet release of death.
Aleksa Vitrović; words by Magda Janjić
10.12.18
video

Watching Popcorn Pop at 30,000 Frames Per Second Might Make You Cry

Turn your sound up and take in its majesty.
Samantha Cole
9.20.18
Content ID

This Music Theory Professor Just Showed How Stupid and Broken Copyright Filters Are

Automated takedown systems don’t work, stifle free expression online.
Karl Bode
9.4.18
Music

BTS, PSY, and the Future of K-Pop Crossovers

K-Pop boy band BTS just broke Taylor Swift's record for the most-viewed music video in 24 hours. What does streaming history suggest happens next?
Jeff Benjamin
9.3.18
YouTube

The Rise of T-Series, the YouTube Channel That Will Soon Dethrone PewDiePie

An Indian entertainment channel is poised to take over as the largest YouTube channel in the world.
Ankita Rao
9.3.18
Motherboard

This Guy Made a Working Laser Cannon Arm From ‘Metroid’

The YouTuber used a 2.5 watt laser and a bunch of custom 3D printed parts to create a working replica of Samus Aran’s iconic weapon.
Matthew Gault
9.3.18
Motherboard

Researchers Found That A Lot of Plastic Surgery YouTube Videos Are Just Marketing Schemes

Many videos about procedures don't feature medical professionals at all.
Samantha Cole
8.20.18
Film

Check Out 'The Nun' Clip That Was Too Scary for a YouTube Ad

YouTube said it violated the company's "shocking content policy."
River Donaghey
8.17.18