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Internet

How YouTubers Turned the Apology Video Into a Genre

When it comes to YouTube stars, apologies are products – just like lipsticks – and everyone is thirsty for your click.
Bettina Makalintal
6.19.19
Technology

YouTube Is Finally Banning Nazis, Holocaust Denial, and Sandy Hook Truthers

YouTube says it will “remove content denying that well-documented violent events took place.”
Mack Lamoureux
6.6.19
tech-diy

This DIY Punching Bag Rewards You with Cryptocurrency for Whacking It

Now you can literally sweat over your investment – if you don't work out, you lose your cryptocurrency.
Matthew Gault
5.31.19
tech-social-media

A Popular YouTuber Read the Christchurch ‘Manifesto’ to Half a Million Subscribers

YouTube left the video online for over two days, allowing it to generate tens of thousands of views and spread to other channels.
Joseph Cox
5.14.19
Media Power List

All The Cursed Media News You Might Have Missed Recently

Which profession is the most long-suffering: Royal Correspondent or podcaster? Nicholas Witchell​ and Mark Zuckerberg battle it out.
Gavin Haynes
5.13.19
Games News

YouTube Has Demonetized One of GamerGate's Biggest Voices

Carl "Sargon of Akkad" Benjamin formally entered European politics recently, and it's already dealing out consequences.
Patrick Klepek
5.11.19
Interviews

ContraPoints Is the Opposite of the Internet

Combining humour, drag and philosophy, the American YouTube commentator is cutting through the culture wars with clarity and logic.
Jake Hall
4.9.19
Vegan

Popular Vegan YouTuber Admits She's Not Vegan Anymore After Being Caught Eating Fish on Video

YouTube's vegan community is calling Yovana Mendoza "deceitful" and "sickening" after she was forced to address the controversy.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.21.19
Internet

Inside the Super Positive Community of Competitive YouTube Water Drinkers

Deep in the heart of YouTube exists a wholesome little oasis of highly hydrated young people.
Mack Lamoureux
3.19.19
YouTube

Mewing: The Niche Orthodontic Technique Taking Over YouTube

Over the last few months, videos about "tongue posture" and how it can apparently improve your jawline have exploded in popularity.
Elena Cresci
3.11.19
LGBTQ

Why Lilly Singh's Bisexuality Is a Huge Moment for the South Asian Community

The Canadian YouTube celebrity of Indian Punjabi origin came out on Twitter this week, and some LGBTQ folks are calling it a “game changer.”
Shreya Kalra
3.1.19
LGBTQ

The YouTuber Headed for the World's Largest Trans Beauty Pageant

After being "100 percent transparent" about her transition on YouTube, Julie Vu is taking her trans advocacy to Thailand.
Mica Lemiski
2.5.19
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