The Real Reasons Kids Want to Become YouTubers
With the huge success of a new vlogging video game, 'Youtubers Life OMG!', we spoke to children and their parents about seemingly every kid's dream career.
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.
The Lonely Life of a Professional YouTuber
You might have a million subscribers online, but the trade-off is spending most of your time alone, in front of a computer – as WillNE knows all too well.
Five Questions About… The Dolan Twins’ Hyde Park Respect Disaster
Two YouTubers accidentally organised a fan meet-and-greet that clashed with Remembrance Sunday.
We Made American YouTubers Say Why They’re So Into Reacting to Grime
Related: why do helpful Brits in the comments care so much too?
The YouTubers Who Take MDMA, DMT and GHB in Their Videos
Drugslab is a Dutch initiative we could learn some valuable lessons from.
Why Being Twee Makes So Much Business Sense for Music YouTubers
How acts who make a start on YouTube frame themselves as relatable underdogs – and the fans lap it up.
Why Are YouTubers Putting 100 Layers Of Make-Up On Their Faces?
"By layer 70, I could hardly breathe. My nose was filling with foundation. Was I suffocating slowly?"
The FTC Says Warner Bros. Hid Its Sponsorship of YouTube 'Shadow of Mordor' Videos
According to the FTC, Warner Bros. failed to ensure that influencers and video makers would "clearly and conspicuously" disclose that videos they made were actually paid advertisements.
We Asked an Expert How to Go Viral and Make Yourself Wildly Rich
"Chewbacca Mom" just made £350,000 off that video of her laughing. Surely it can't be too hard?
VICE vs Video games
London’s Legends of Gaming Was Just Hashtags and Bags of Meat
We came for exciting video games and celebrity players. We got a personality void and bags of flavoured meat.
There Is a New YouTuber Magazine Called 'Oh My Vlog!' and It Makes Me Feel a Thousand Years Old
I am a hundred years old, I am a thousand years old, I am dead and <i>Oh My Vlog!</i> has killed me.