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Popular YouTube Music Videos Defaced In Hack

04/10/2018, Some of the most popular music videos on YouTube appear to have fallen victim to a hack today. Vevo’s YouTube account was likely hacked which resulted in music videos such as Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito,” which also happens to be...

YouTube Accused Of Illegally Collecting Data On Children

04/09/2018, Hot on the heels of Facebook’s privacy scandal, it looks like YouTube could be facing a similar issue themselves. According to a complaint filed by children protection groups, they have accused YouTube of illegally collecting data on children.

YouTube Kids Might Ditch Algorithms For Handpicked Content

04/09/2018, YouTube Kids is meant to be a place safe for children where they can watch and find videos that are age appropriate. However in recent times it has been proven that despite YouTube’s efforts, weird and disturbing content has managed to make it past...


YouTube TV Can Now Be Streamed On Firefox

04/06/2018, Given how Google and YouTube are under the same umbrella, it makes sense that YouTube’s services and features are designed and probably optimized for Google products like its Chrome browser. This is why it wasn’t surprising that YouTube TV supported...

YouTube’s Dynamic Video Player Makes Its Way Onto Android

03/27/2018, Over the years we’ve seen Android handset makers experiment with a variety of screen sizes and screen resolutions, resulting in a bunch of different display aspect ratios. However the good news for those who spend a lot of time on YouTube is that it the...

Fortnite Has The Most Uploaded YouTube Videos In A Single Month

03/26/2018, Streaming video games used to be something that was scoffed at. After all wouldn’t it be better to play the game rather than watch someone else play it? Clearly that has changed over the years, and in fact if there is evidence to prove that gaming...

Gun Videos Are Starting To Appear On Pornhub As YouTube Clamps Down

03/26/2018, Recently you might have heard how YouTube will be clamping down on videos related to guns, where videos that offer tutorials on modding guns will be banned, along with videos that contain links to websites that sell guns. Whether or not you are for or...

YouTube For Kids Found To Still Host Disturbing Content

03/25/2018, YouTube Kids is meant to be a safe haven of sorts where only children-appropriate videos will be allowed. However in recent times there has been some discovery of rather disturbing videos including conspiracy videos which are clearly a bad idea for such...

YouTube Now Banning Videos That Sells Guns

03/21/2018, The gun debate is something that we reckon will not be going away anytime soon, although it seems like tech companies have already taken a stance. Take for example YouTube where back in 2017, the platform banned videos that showed users how to modify...

YouTube Now Lets You Stream Live From Desktop

03/20/2018, Previously YouTube allowed creators to post live streams and this was easily accomplished if you were trying to stream live from your mobile device. However streaming from your desktop on the other hand is a different story but in an announcement by...

YouTube Testing Picture-In-Picture Feature For The Web

03/19/2018, On mobile devices, YouTube has a picture-in-picture feature which allows users to keep watching their current video while browsing other content. However this feature isn’t available on the web, although given that it is pretty easy to open multiple...

YouTube Kids Has Been Suggesting Conspiracy Videos To Children

03/18/2018, We have heard that YouTube plans on bringing on board more human moderators to its platform, where instead of relying purely on their filters, these human moderators will catch to help content that might have slipped past. However it seems that YouTube...