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How YouTube’s Channel Recommendations Push Users To The Fringe

YouTube's channel recommendations have helped "unite the far-right" on the platform and actively promote channels that peddle conspiracy theories, according to new research. Jonas Kaiser and Adrian Rauchfleisch's research paper, "Unite the Right? How YouTube's Recommendation Algorithm … Read More

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Court: No, YouTube is not the government

Jack Greiner is a lawyer with the Graydon law firm in Cincinnati. He represents Enquirer Media in First Amendment and media issues. Prager University recently got some bad news from a California federal trial court when the court dismissed its lawsuit against YouTube and its parent company Google. Read More

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Fan-Made Recreation of ‘Jurassic Park’ Original Movie Released by Universal

Universal released the short film Thursday on YouTube, which comprises a mélange of live-action and animation (and plenty of homegrown dinosaur props). For Universal, the marketing stunt serves twin purposes: The studio is promoting the film's 25th anniversary as well as the upcoming release of the … Read More

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An ex-Google engineer is scraping YouTube to pop our filter bubbles

If you've ever used YouTube, you've probably noticed that it's easy to fall into a sort of viewing trance: you start out watching a funny cat video, and suddenly it's an hour later and you've blown through a bunch more—each one recommended to you on the right side of the …

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Colleen Ballinger brings her YOUTUBE alter ego to the Alex Theatre Sunday

Ten years ago, Colleen Ballinger was like millions of other people worldwide who were fascinated by the still relatively new world of YouTube videos. Seeing countless odd people posting videos of themselves that reflected either amazing talents or even more amazing levels of self-delusion, she … Read More

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Drug lord El Chapo ‘uploaded torture videos to YouTube, personally executed rival gang members …

Prosecutors have detailed their evidence against Mexican drug lord El Chapo, including that he uploaded torture videos to YouTube, personally executed rival gang members and even smuggled seven tons of cocaine in jalapeno cans. The 90-page memo, filed on Tuesday in Brooklyn federal court, laid … Read More

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Unofficial third-party YouTube & Uber “PWAs” appear in Microsoft Store

Progressive Web App may very well be the next big thing for Microsoft, and several PWAs have already been indexed and published by the company. After the appearance of official PWAs for Skyscanner, ASOS and more last week, third-party YouTube and Uber “PWAs” have recently appeared in the … Read More

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Singing Machine Partners With DBA Patient and YouTube Star Audrey Nethery to Launch “Shine …

To participate in the campaign, people are invited to submit creative videos that highlight a charitable cause on YouTube and Instagram with the hashtag #shinethelight. These will then be reposted by Singing Machine and Audrey Nethery, and appear on the campaign landing page. For the company's … Read More

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Realise revenues from Google, Facebook, YouTube, HC asks govt

The High Court today ordered the government to realise appropriate tax, VAT and other charges from the revenues earned by different digital platforms like Google, Facebook, Amazon, Yahoo and YouTube. In response to a writ petition, the court also asked the government to form a special committee to … Read More

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Snoop Dogg Teams With NHL to Host Hilarious YouTube Series ‘Hockey 101 With Snoop Dogg’

Is there anything Snoop Dogg can't do? The rapper, who just released a gospel album and currently hosts the 1970's reboot of the game show Joker's Wild, showed a vastly different side of himself for NHL on Thursday morning (Apr. 12). As it turns out, Snoop loves hockey too, so …