R&B Singer Forced To Pay Million Dollar Reward After Posting YouTube Video


Next time you think about offering someone $1 million for any reason, even in jest, consider the cautionary tale of R&B singer Ryan Leslie. You see, after his laptop containing several unreleased songs was stolen in Germany, Leslie hopped on YouTube to offer a $20,000 reward to anyone who could return it. Later, perhaps feeling […]

‘Call Me Maybe’ Maybe Stolen — Did Carly Rae Jepsen Flag YouTube Vid As ‘Inappropriate’?


So I’d made it this far into my life without ever watching the official Carly Rae Jepsen video for “Call Me Maybe,” but thanks to one scandal involving the teen singer and a Ukrainian skank-looking older woman warbling about banging Santa (I guess?), that record ended today. Surprisingly, I enjoyed the Jepsen video — it […]

Google Attacks YouTube Freeloaders


In the annals of Internet freeloading, June 19, 2012 is a date which will live in infamy. Before that date, YouTube-MP3.org, which allows users to extract MP3 audio from YouTube videos and download them, has been a godsend for the cheap and the demanding. The website allowed users to not only download the latest Brian […]

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