Lindsey Stirling ‘Shatters’ The YouTube Space L.A. For Her Album Debut Party [INTERVIEW]


Need proof that something awesome is happening in L.A.? Take last night for instance — a seemingly mundane Tuesday night, right? Well, that’s unless you were one of the hundreds of souls who were rocking the night away at the YouTube Space for Lindsey Stirling’s album release party. Of course, NMR was on scene — […]

FremantleMedia Teams With BroadbandTV To Snatch Some Serious TV-Centric Copyrights on YouTube


Are you monetizing clips from shows like “American Idol” and “The Price is Right” on your YouTube channel? Yeah, not no more, you ain’t. FremantleMedia, a TV production conglomerate who owns those shows and many more, has partnered with BroadbandTV to seek out and take ownership of all those clips in the latest copyright hit […]

YouTube Turns 9: In Celebration, Here Are The Most Memorable Videos From Each Year Of YouTube’s Existence


The problem with covering YouTube’s birthday every year is that you tend to fall into a sort of rut. Every year, we want to do a list celebrating YouTube’s existence, but the natural inclination is to do a “9 Videos That Made YouTube” sort of thing, which is cool, but how many ways can we […]

Was Avril Lavigne’s Latest Music Video Banned From YouTube For Racism? You Decide [VIDEO]

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Has YouTube suddenly developed an aversion to all things Canadian? Or is the Great White North’s latest offering — a music video from Canuck Avril Lavigne simply too offensive for the video site?   Called “Hello Kitty,” the video is an “American Boy”-esque ode to all things Japan, only someone apparently found it a little […]

The Six Levels Of Awesome: How Action Movie Kid Is The Best YouTube Idea Ever

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Okay, you’re probably familiar with Action Movie Kid in one form or another. Either you saw some news story on him, the insanely popular .gif of the little kid disappearing into the puddle of water, or you’ve seen one of the increasing number of videos popping up on the Action Movie Kid YouTube channel. Even […]

Video Monopoly? Dailymotion Cites ‘Unfair Practices’ in Beef With YouTube, Google


So Dailymotion isn’t happy about YouTube … Yeah, no shit. This is how Hydrox likely feels about Oreo. See, for every big dog out there, there is some little dog screaming “monopoly” or “anti-trust.” In the digital video world, it’s everyone except the behemoth YouTube who seems to be crying foul. Dailymotion, the European competitor […]

Can You Beat This Easter Peep-Eating Record? For Your Stomach’s Sake, I Hope Not [VIDEO]

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Ah, just in time for Easter … One of the worst things on the planet is the Peep. Basically it’s just a neon, chicken-shaped marshmallow, but they ratchet the sugar up by about 1000 percent. Wretched, vile things they are. And that’s why its so terrifically nauseating to see one man suck down 100 of […]

High School Crushes 68-Song Lip Sync With Single-Take Music Video All For Charity

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  Ever since learning that kids 13-17 only make up 10 percent of YouTube’s UK contingent, I’ve been hesitant to show any youth-related crap. But these kids from Avon High do a pretty good job with their single-take lip dub song mashup of 64 cool songs (and 4 shitty ones), so we might as well […]

New Study: YouTube Viewers Less Interested in TV [INFOGRAPHIC]


As YouTube real estate gets snatched up by media corporations like some new media version of Monopoly, all of media is wondering what happens next? Well, lately we’ve been leaning in the direction of television having the upper hand — but like the title of this little mystery suggests, there are some new kinks to […]

The Ugly Truth: Should YouTubers Have A Political Opinion At The Cost Of Viewers?


There seems to be a stop gap between entertainment and politics that a lot of people can’t get over. We don’t want our entertainers to have valid opinions about controversial topics because if we don’t agree with them, for some reason, we can’t like them anymore. Such has been the case with celebrity YouTubers stepping […]

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