YouTube said on Friday it will reduce its streaming quality in the European Union and the United Kingdom to avert internet gridlock as thousands of … Read more
Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ has reached one billion views on YouTube.
The iconic track – which was released in 1991 – was first uploaded … Read more
YouTube’s algorithm promotes fake cancer cures in a number of languages and the site runs adverts for major brands and universities next to misleading videos, … Read more
Google will pay $170 million to settle allegations its YouTube video service collected personal data on children without their parents’ consent.
The company agreed to … Read more
Russia’s state communications watchdog has called on Google to stop promoting “illegal mass events” on YouTube following renewed protests in Moscow.
Several YouTube channels broadcast … Read more
Google has reportedly reached a multimillion-dollar settlement with the US Federal Trade Commission over alleged violations of children’s data privacy laws on YouTube. The settlement … Read more
YouTube announced that it will begin banning videos promoting Nazi ideology, as well as denying “well-documented violent events” such as the Holocaust or the Sandy … Read more
The Notre Dame Cathedral fire presented social media companies with one of the first major tests of their nascent programmes aimed at fighting misinformation in … Read more
April the Giraffe gave birth once again in front of an enthralled YouTube audience on Saturday.
More than 300,000 watched live as April gave birth … Read more
YouTube to disable comments on videos that include children 13 and younger after criticism that it failed keeping pedophiles away from such videos
YouTube will disable comments on most videos that include children 13 and younger after coming under fire for failing to keep pedophiles from posting suggestive … Read more
YouTube clips that depict dangerous or emotionally distressing “pranks” have been banned from the platform, the BBC reports.
Buzzfeed said “Nearly a year after YouTube … Read more
YouTube says that new EU copyright rules could force it to ban people from uploading their own videos.
It says that the new directive puts … Read more
The Middle East Eye reports that Google on Thursday said that it had identified and terminated 39 YouTube channels linked to state-run Islamic Republic of … Read more
Research by Internet Matters, which educates parents about their children’s online behaviour, found that nearly as many children aged four to five are live-streaming their … Read more