Watch This: Alex York’s ‘American Boy’ is the Greatest Thing In The History of Everything


I have just found my new favorite song. In this dark and cynical world, every once in a while something beautiful and pure sneaks through to shine majestically like a beacon into the hearts and minds of children everywhere. Long ago, a prophecy was made that a blonde-haired “Eminem-looking motherfucker” would come along and just […]

YouTube Expands Original Programming With 13 Japanese Premium Channels


YouTube has expanded their original channel program to include 13 of Japan’s top content creators today. Similar to previous United States and European YouTube premium channels, the 13 Japanese producers will receive exclusive marketing opportunities as well as funding to help produce and distribute their content. As the success of “Gangnam Style” has proven to […]

Suicide Forest: A Breakdown of the Creepiest Video On YouTube


1.5 million page views translates to a lot of warped minds– particularly when the page views are in regards to what many generally agree is the creepiest video on YouTube. Aokigahara, also known as Jukai (the Sea of Trees) is a forest at the northwest base of Mount Fuji with such dense brush cover against […]

YouTube Japan Says Sayonara to Maru and “Cooking With Dog”?


Say, “Sayonara,” to Maru and “Cooking With Dog” come October. That’s when an amendment to a current Japanese law on copyright takes effect. It’s already a crime to download pirated music or view illegal movie files in Japan, but the government did not put the penalty of two years in prison and a $25,000 fine into […]

Which Country Uses Social Media The Most? [INFOGRAPHIC]


A recent survey by Ipsos pointed out that more than six in 10 people use the Internet for social networking. Indonesia has the highest penetration of people using the Internet for social media at 83 percent, followed by Argentina at 76 percent and Russia at 75 percent. Japan, always the innovator of technological endeavors that many […]

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