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Facebook Loses Ground to Google With Users Spending More Time on YouTube

Facebook Inc. lost ground to Google in January as users spent more time on YouTube and other Alphabet Inc. properties, according to a report. Brian Wieser, a Pivotal Research analyst who reviewed Nielsen digital consumption data, said Google properties, including YouTube and Waze, combined to … Read More

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Mysterious Hackers Briefly Change Titles Of Drake & Cardi B Videos On YouTube

A group of hackers exploited a potentially dangerous hole in VEVO and YouTube's security, changing titles of several notable videos, such as Drake's “God's Plan” and Cardi B's “Bartier Cardi.” The hackers change a variety of popular videos to different variations of “hacked by Kuroi'sh & Prosox.”. Read More

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Most watched YouTube video, ‘Despacito’ deleted in apparent hack

Some of the most popular music videos on YouTube including mega-hit Despacito momentarily disappeared Tuesday in an apparent hacking. Fans looking for videos by top artists including Drake, Katy Perry and Taylor Swift found the footage removed and replaced by messages that included “Free … Read More

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YouTube star prompts conversation about social anxieties

Talking openly about social anxiety to people who haven't experienced it can be really difficult, but a YouTube star was determined to start a conversation with her fans about it. In her candid tweet, Jessie Paege described what it's like having social anxiety and that it's not just about staying …

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4 YouTube Series to Watch When You Have a Bad Day

College is a time to make fun memories without your parent's supervision, however, it is also a time of stressing over classes, or even life itself. During those times that feel like the world is crumbling from all angles, you try everything to combat the stress: eating bad food, going …

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Most-watched YouTube video ‘Despacito’ restored, 24 hours after it was deleted

SAN FRANCISCO: Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's music video "Despacito" that has been watched over five billion times on YouTube was hacked by … "Vevo's @YouTube account hacked; attacker just changed the title and thumbnail of #Despacito Song, the most-viewed YouTube video with over 5 … Read More

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Hackers Didn’t Have to Be Experts to Make ‘Despacito’ Disappear

Since it's not summer 2017 anymore, you probably haven't watched the music video for Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's hit “Despacito” recently. And that may be just as well. The reigning most-viewed YouTube video was vandalized and then taken off the platform for a few hours on Tuesday morning … Read …

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‘Despacito’ deleted by hackers after hitting 5 billion YouTube views

The Youtube video for Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's Despacito was removed by hackers days after it hit 5 billion views. On Tuesday users searching for the official promo on the Vevo YouTube channel were directed to an image of a group wearing masks and pointing guns and then informed …

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Drake & Taylor Swift the Victims of YouTube Hack

Hackers have targeted a series of YouTube videos, including Drake's “God's Plan” and “Hotline Bling,” alongside Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's hit “Despacito.” Songs by Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez were also affected by the hack. All the videos had been uploaded by VEVO. The hackers changed … Read More

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YouTube Hackers Target Drake, Taylor Swift, More: Report

Hackers have targeted several major YouTube accounts hosted by Vevo, the BBC reports. Drake, Taylor Swift, and Selena Gomez are among the artists whose video thumbnails were replaced with an image of masked people pointing guns, according to the BBC. The hackers called themselves Prosox … Read More