YouTube

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
10.29.18
YouTube

You Need to Listen to 'Synthwave', the Chillest Tunes On YouTube

How the genre mined 80s nostalgia and modern dystopia to become a giant on YouTube.
Luke Winkie
10.23.18
Internet

How 'Jackass' Spawned Internet Fame as We Know It

Honestly, if you are a viral star in the modern era, you should be forced to renounce your religion and pray to the show's stars.
K.T. Nelson
9.5.18
Gaming

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
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
conspiracy theories

Fear of a Flat Planet: Inside Canada’s First-Ever Flat Earth Conference

What happened when the world's most well known flat earthers recently took over West Edmonton Mall.
Mack Lamoureux
8.31.18
videos

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
8.16.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch This Alpha Male Try To Fight a Teenager Who Was Lifting too Hard

In order to make the Montreal gym quieter, this man screamed at a 19-year-old and kicked weights out of his hands.
Mack Lamoureux
8.8.18
Alex Jones

We Asked People Why Alex Jones Was Banned from Social Media

On Monday, InfoWards content was removed from Apple, Spotify, Facebook and YouTube.
Patrick Heardman
8.7.18
YouTube

Danny Duncan's 'Virginity Rocks' Tour Is YouTube Come to Life

His live show is an hour-long, unrehearsed mishmash, including a dance-off between little people, haircuts for his fans, and jousting matches onstage.
Alex Norcia
8.2.18
Instagram

Experts Explain Why 'Doin' it for the Gram' Makes Us Do Dumb Things

"As everything becomes a reality show, we forget that reality shows are actually staged, and we think that daily life is a reality show when it’s not."
Kara Weisenstein
7.16.18
Privacy and Perception Issue

The Affirming – But Bittersweet – Experience of Watching YouTube Coming-Out Videos

I expected the clips from LGBTQ vloggers to be too earnest and saccharine, but I fell down the wormhole anyway.
Amelia Abraham
7.12.18