Mexican teen turns to YouTube in desperate bid to stay in Canada – Toronto Star

Toronto StarMexican teen turns to YouTube in desperate bid to stay in CanadaToronto Star“I remember seeing Amanda Todd's video when I was in high school,” said Alejandro, 21, a business student at Wilfrid Laurier University, referring to the British Columbia girl who posted a video on YouTube with a series of flash cards of her experience ...and more » … [Read more...]

Why YouTube and Advertisers Are Looking to Target Kids in a Digital World – TheStreet.com

TheStreet.comWhy YouTube and Advertisers Are Looking to Target Kids in a Digital WorldTheStreet.comIt's not because they're on her television -- it's because Conner, like so many of her peers, is going to YouTube for her entertainment. In a recent poll, 36.1% of kids between the ages of 8 and 15 said YouTube is their favorite website, more than ... … [Read more...]

NASA is starting to upload 4K, 60fps videos to YouTube – The Verge

Digital TrendsNASA is starting to upload 4K, 60fps videos to YouTubeThe VergeThe vast beauty of space is about to look even more beautiful on your computer screen. Starting today, NASA will offer "4K Ultra High-Definition (UHD)" videos on YouTube, taking advantage of the site's relatively new ability to serve up 4K videos at a ...NASA is bringing 4K content to YouTube, and here's a 20-second teaserDigital TrendsNASA just … [Read more...]

YouTube Takes a Shot at Amazon’s Twitch With ‘YouTube Gaming’ – TIME

TIMEYouTube Takes a Shot at Amazon's Twitch With 'YouTube Gaming'TIMERemember the scuttlebutt back in March about YouTube ramping up its gaming presence? Turns out it wasn't wishful thinking: the Google-owned video sharing titan on Friday unveiled “YouTube Gaming,” a new games-centric service not to be confused with ...YouTube Announces YouTube Gaming, A Standalone App To Compete With ...TechCrunchYouTube to launch dedicated … [Read more...]

8K video arrives on YouTube — good luck trying to play it – ExtremeTech

ExtremeTech8K video arrives on YouTube — good luck trying to play itExtremeTechBy this point, 4K video support has been around for some time, even on computers. YouTube added 4K video support to its famous online video website in July 2010. Few people know the company added 8K video resolution support earlier this year, and now ...and more » … [Read more...]

David Letterman ‘Late Show’ Clips Are Gone From YouTube, But… – Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsDavid Letterman 'Late Show' Clips Are Gone From YouTube, But...Yahoo NewsAs BuzzFeed reported yesterday, the official CBS Late Show With David Letterman YouTube page has been scrubbed free of content. A CBS spokesperson explains: “Now that the show has ended, these digital rights revert back to the show's copyright owner, ...Why Letterman's Late Show Isn't on YouTubeVultureDavid Letterman's 'Late … [Read more...]

The NBA Finals are blowing up on YouTube – CNBC

CNBCThe NBA Finals are blowing up on YouTubeCNBCNew data from Pixability reveals an increasing appetite for NBA basketball on YouTube. Eleven-time NBA All-Star LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are tied 2-2 with 2015 Most Valuable Player Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors, and the ...and more » … [Read more...]

PewDiePie, the most popular person on YouTube, is publishing a self-help book – The Verge

Los Angeles TimesPewDiePie, the most popular person on YouTube, is publishing a self-help bookThe VergeAnother internet star has scored a book deal. PewDiePie, aka Felix Kjellberg, aka that guy who does those gaming videos on YouTube, has written a book. Kjellberg's magnum opus, titled This Book Loves You, is being published in October in the US, UK, ...Can YouTube stars save publishing?Los Angeles TimesHow PewDiePie gamed the … [Read more...]

Zendaya Defends YouTube Makeup Artist After Twitter User Slams Her Bare Look – E! Online

E! OnlineZendaya Defends YouTube Makeup Artist After Twitter User Slams Her Bare LookE! OnlineZendaya Coleman's got your back. The Disney darling took to Twitter to shame a user who tried to slam YouTube makeup artist Shannon C., and it was absolutely wonderful. The user @Manstagram shared a split photo of Shannon with and without makeup ...Zendaya Stands Up for Harassed YouTube Makeup Artist, Shames Web Troll ...Us MagazineZendaya Calls … [Read more...]

YouTube star duo Karmin to open for Lindsey Stirling at Landmark Theatre – Syracuse.com

Syracuse.comYouTube star duo Karmin to open for Lindsey Stirling at Landmark TheatreSyracuse.comSYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Lindsey Stirling isn't the only YouTube sensation coming to the Landmark on June 12. Opening Stirling's show is the kinetic swag pop duo Karmin, made up of Internet darlings Amy Heidemann and Nick Noonan. Karmin rose to YouTube ...and more » … [Read more...]

Remember that crazy WWDC opening video? Apple just shared it on Youtube – 9 to 5 Mac (blog)

9 to 5 Mac (blog)Remember that crazy WWDC opening video? Apple just shared it on Youtube9 to 5 Mac (blog)Apple did something out of the ordinary to open WWDC this year. Before CEO Tim Cook took the stage, the company played a bizarre opening video that showed a behind the scenes look at the opening number it had planned but that never came to fruition.and more » … [Read more...]

Why Letterman’s Late Show Isn’t on YouTube – Vulture

VultureWhy Letterman's Late Show Isn't on YouTubeVultureOn Thursday, all of David Letterman's Late Show episodes and clips disappeared from YouTube and CBS.com, as BuzzFeed noted. Letterman made his late-night farewell on May 20, and soon after, his Late Show marquee was removed from the Ed Sullivan ... … [Read more...]

How PewDiePie gamed the world – ESPN

ESPNHow PewDiePie gamed the worldESPNThis story appears in ESPN The Magazine's June 22 eSports Issue. Subscribe today! FOR TWO DAYS, I have crisscrossed Brighton, England, a beachfront town two hours south of London, in search of the King of YouTube. His name is Felix Kjellberg, but he's ...Can YouTube stars save publishing? PewDiePie joining online stars with book ...Los Angeles TimesYouTube star PewDiePie strikes publishing deal … [Read more...]

Check-In On YouTube: 6 Best Practices For Bands And Labels – hypebot.com

Check-In On YouTube: 6 Best Practices For Bands And Labelshypebot.comYouTube-icon Following in the footsteps of digital media hosts Netflix and Hulu, YouTube is joining the game of original content programming. YouTube is financially backing stars such as PrankvsPrank, who have been playing spontaneous and creative ... … [Read more...]