Shay Carl Raises Over $200K As “I’m Vlogging Here” Indiegogo Campaigns Ends


Last week, after posting an iPhone-recorded update promoting the Indiegogo campaign for the documentary “I’m Vlogging Here,” YouTube vlogger Shaycarl received truckloads of negative feedback from fans and antagonists alike. It turns out that Shay’s fans were none-too-happy about the veteran vlogger asking for funds in excess of $250 thousand when many felt he was […]

Amazon Slaps Netflix, Hulu With Metaphorical Glove, Gains Exclusive Rights To ‘Downton Abbey’


When British period drama “Downton Abbey” hit U.S. shores back in January 2011, it debuted on PBS as part of the channel’s “Masterpiece Classic” anthology. The show’s popularity spread like wildfire and would later win a Golden Globe and a Primetime Emmy. In it’s third season, the ITV British import is currently streaming on Netflix, […]

Should YouTube Creators Ever Delete Their Old Videos?


YouTube creators face an interesting dilemma. Their past work is, until manually deleted, forever frozen on YouTube, serving as a reminder of a time when they were just getting legs under their channels. Sometimes those old videos aren’t exactly up to snuff or they’re simply just embarrassing. If you are a YouTube creator who is […]

Vimeo Adds Content Rating System To Videos, Saves Us All From Countless HR Meetings


Perverts and violence mongers of the world, soon your shame will be known. Well, not really. Video-sharing site Vimeo has actually just rolled out content ratings for creators’ videos. Vimeo is working on making the site more accessible to all audiences, not just those who like a little full-frontal nudity in their video streams. The […]

Corridor Digital Unleash ‘After DayZ,’ A Zombie Thriller On An Indie Budget


Earlier this week, YouTube VFX group Corridor Digital released a stunning short film titled “After DayZ.” Diving into the deep pool that is the post-zombie outbreak genre, Corridor Digital’s Sam Gorski and Niko Peuringer have put together a surprisingly deep 9-minute video for two guys who usually work best with blowing shit up. I’ve said […]

‘Jedi Kitten With The Force’ Is The ‘Star Wars’ Cat Mashup You’ve Always Wanted [VIDEO]


It’s been over a year since the VFX wizards over at Final Cut King released their kitten-infused “Star Wars”-inspired YouTube videos “Jedi Kittens” and “Jedi Kittens Strike Back.” With over 10 million combined views, the pressure was on Final Cut King’s lightsaber-swinging felines to follow up with something equally memorable. Luckily, “Jedi Kitten with the […]

Stan Lee Sends Personalized YouTube Message To Shooting Victim — Excelsior!


Stan “The Man” Lee is a magical human being. Recently, after Lee discovered that a victim of the Taft Union High School shooting was a Marvel Comics fan, the 90-year-old comic legend created a “Stan Lee” YouTube account (Really, that name wasn’t taken yet?) and recorded a personalized message for the fan, Bowe Cleveland. In […]

We Review The New Myspace And Ask The Question ‘Why Is Everything White?’


It’s days like this that social media junkies salivate over. First, Facebook announces a new search engine that is already being prophesied as direct competition for Google. Then on the same day, as the gods of social media bestow their bounty upon us, Myspace opens up their revamped site to the social-networking, information-consuming masses. The […]

Cats That Look Like Pin Up Girls Tumblr Is The Internet’s Answer To Your Confusing Sexuality


Tumblr and I have a complicated relationship. Presenting social issues that have been around for hundreds of years as new and shocking developments seems to take up around 50% of your average Tumblr user’s time. It all stinks of someone taking a cultural studies class for the first time and just having their minds blown, […]

Facebook Launches New Timeline Layout — Now With More Customization


Facebook, in their endless tinkering, have started rolling out brand new changes to users’ Timelines. The changes so far have only rolled out in New Zealand, which many industry analysts are chalking up to the fact that “The Hobbit” was so good that New Zealanders should be rewarded. In reality, whether “The Hobbit” was good […]

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