National Coming Out Day: How YouTube enabled viral celebs to shed fear, share stories It's National Coming Out Day 2019. YouTubers Nikita Dragun, Elle Mills, Ingrid Nilsen and Eugene Lee Yang share what inspired their coming out videos.
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Google will warn you when your passwords are too simple to guess and used too often Google is introducing tools to help you fix passwords that are too weak. It is also bolstering privacy in Maps, YouTube, and the Google Assistant
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Always Going Out To Dinner? Here's How To Break The Habit
Going out to dinner in America certainly isn't as affordable as it used to be. Still, that doesn't mean lovers of fine food who are on a budget can't adjust. According to Business Insider, one way to..
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Catwalk invader crashes Chanel show
A woman jumped on stage to join models at the Chanel show at Paris Fashion Week on Tuesday (October 1) in Paris's Grand Palais. Yahaira Jacquez reports.
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Hall crowned last-ever Air Race world champion
Matt Hall become the last-ever Air Race world champion after beating Yoshihide Muroya in the title race by just one point
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YouTube to pay fine for collecting data on kids
Google, which is owned by Alphabet and its YouTube video service will pay $170 million to settle allegations that it broke federal law by collecting personal information about children, the Federal..
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James Goddard arrested over protest near Jeremy Corbyn event
Self-styled yellow vest protester James Goddard blocked a car as Jeremy Corbyn left a Labour rally at the Lowry Theatre in Salford. Footage shared to Goddard’s YouTube channel shows him using a..
Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO Duration: 00:51 Published on September 2, 2019
Colombia's Duque vows to arrest re-armed rebels
Colombian President Ivan Duque lambasted a new call to arms by former rebels from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), saying the country 'takes no threats'. Eve Johnson reports.
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Colombia's FARC rebels announce new offensive
A former commander of the FARC, the Colombian guerilla group, says a new offensive will be launched as the Colombia government struggles to uphold the 2016 peace deal signed in Havana. Priscilla Huff..
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 01:19 Published on August 29, 2019
Tesla V10.0 update adds Smart Summon, Netflix, Hulu, YouTube and Spotify Free over-the-air update brings new entertainment and self driving features to drivers of Tesla cars. Company calls the software update version 10.0
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Tech companies back independent watchdog to tackle online extremism A global working group set up by Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Microsoft to remove extremist content will become an independent watchdog working "to respond quicker and work more collaboratively to.. Reuters - Published 3 weeks ago VENN Network aims to do for video games what MTV, ESPN has done for music and sports The Video Game Entertainment & News Network (VENN), aims to be the ESPN and E! for game culture and give Twitch and YouTube some competition.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 17, 2019
ShowBiz Minute: Ocasek, SNL, Brinkley Rocker Ric Ocasek's cause of death revealed; "SNL" rescinds cast invitation to Shane Gillis over YouTube video; Hurt Christie Brinkley pulls out of "Dancing with the Stars." (Sept. 17)
USATODAY.com - Published on September 17, 2019
Pro-Kremlin rapper deletes new song goading protesters after outcry A prominent pro-Kremlin rapper on Tuesday took down a new music video praising Moscow's mayor and disparaging the opposition after it was panned as one of the most unpopular clips ever to be posted on.. Reuters - Published on September 10, 2019
Plame, Valerie Plame: former CIA agent takes fast track in campaign video Valerie Plame, the former U.S. intelligence officer whose cover was blown by officials in the administration of President George W. Bush during the lead-up to the Iraq war, released a congressional.. Reuters - Published on September 9, 2019 Google pays record fine for YouTube's violation of children's privacy Google has agreed to pay a record $170 million fine to the Federal Trade Commission and New York state stemming from YouTube's violation of children's privacy. The company also agreed to make changes.. CBS News - Published on September 4, 2019
Google, YouTube to pay record fine over privacy protections Google and YouTube on Wednesday agreed to pay a record $170 million in a national settlement for violating the children's online protection.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 4, 2019
Google fined $170M for violating kids' privacy on Youtube Video platform illegally harvested children's online data without getting their parents' consent, FTC says CBS News - Published on September 4, 2019 Also reported by • NYTimes.com
YouTube Said to Be Fined Up to $200 Million for Children’s Privacy Violations The fine, from the Federal Trade Commission, could have significant repercussions for other social media platforms that are popular with children. NYTimes.com - Published on August 30, 2019
YouTube Kids: The video streaming app is launching a separate 'safer' website for children YouTube is set to launch a separate kids-only website following a reported FTC settlement. However, adult content could still slip through the cracks.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 29, 2019 Wireless carriers slow video content even in off-peak hours Research finds that AT&T "throttled" YouTube and Netflix video content, but not Amazon's streaming service CBS News - Published on August 27, 2019
Camps teach kids to be internet stars Kids aged 6 to 13 are attending summer camps to learn how to record and edit video — all in hopes to become the next YouTube influencer star. Jamie Yuccas reports. CBS News - Published on August 23, 2019 YouTube shuts over 200 channels spreading disinformation on Hong Kong The decision follows the suspension of hundreds of thousands of Twitter and Facebook accounts tied to the Chinese government CBS News - Published on August 23, 2019
YouTube finds influence campaign tied to Hong Kong protests Alphabet Inc's Google announced on Thursday that its YouTube streaming video service disabled 210 channels appearing to engage in a coordinated influence operation around the Hong Kong protests, days.. Reuters - Published on August 22, 2019 This woman paid off over $222K in student debt. This is how she did it. Caitlin Boston completed the final payment on her student debt totaling over $222,000. And she celebrated with a hilarious dance shared on YouTube.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 22, 2019
YouTuber Finds Lost GoPro Video of Man Who Drowned and Returns It to His Family Rich Abernathy was filming a dive for YouTube when he found an old GoPro partly buried in the muck. The camera had captured the last moments of Richard Lee Ragland III’s life. NYTimes.com - Published on August 21, 2019 YouTube star PewDiePie marries longtime partner Marzia Bisognin: See the photos Popular YouTube star Felix Kjellberg, better known as PewDiePie, revealed he married his longtime partner Marzia Bisognin on Monday.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 20, 2019
Airport security worker fired for passing note saying 'You ugly!!!' to a passenger Security video on YouTube shows a Greater Rochester International Airport security worker laughing after she gave a man a note that read 'You ugly!!!'
USATODAY.com - Published on August 18, 2019 Russia tells Google not to advertise 'illegal' events after election protests Russia's state communications watchdog has asked Google to stop advertising "illegal mass events" on its YouTube video platform, it said on Sunday. Reuters - Published on August 11, 2019
Russia, after protests, tells Google not to advertise "illegal" events Russia's state communications watchdog said on Sunday it had asked Google to stop advertising "illegal mass events" on its YouTube video platform. Reuters - Published on August 11, 2019 YouTube star investigated after video shows her hitting dog YouTuber Brooke Houts uploaded unedited footage that shows her hitting, spitting on and yelling at her dog CBS News - Published on August 8, 2019
YouTube star under investigation for hitting, spitting on her dog in a prank video Brooke Houts is under investigation for animal abuse after accidentally uploading a disturbing video that showed her hitting and spitting on her dog.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 8, 2019 8/7: CBSN AM Family of alleged El Paso gunman releases statement; Summer camp turns kids into YouTube stars CBS News - Published on August 7, 2019
'King of Random' YouTube star Grant Thompson dies in paragliding accident Grant Thompson, the creator behind YouTube's popular "King of Random" channel, has died at age 38 following a paragliding accident in Utah.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 31, 2019 Farmer and social media influencer on struggles and opportunities in farming industry Fifth generation Minnesota farmer Zach Johnson, known on YouTube as the MN Millennial Farmer, discusses some of the biggest issues facing farmers like him, the challenge of climate change, and the.. CBS News - Published on July 26, 2019
South Korean YouTubers lure Japanese audience with attacks on Moon Japanese citizens angry at South Korea's role in a diplomatic row over their wartime history that has spilled into trade have found some unlikely allies: South Korean commentators using YouTube to.. Reuters - Published on July 23, 2019 Bella Thorne, ex Tana Mongeau feud on Twitter: 'She broke girl code I’m over it' Bella Thorne and ex-girlfriend Tana Mongeau got into a Twitter argument, where the actress accused the YouTube star of breaking "girl code."
USATODAY.com - Published on July 18, 2019
Pregnant Shay Mitchell opens up about her past miscarriage: 'You feel broken as a woman' During the first episode of her YouTube series, "Almost Ready," Shay Mitchell revealed that she suffered a miscarriage at 14 weeks.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 18, 2019 'Big Bang Theory' star Mayim Bialik shuts down common questions on raising vegan kids The mom said she gets asked a lot of questions about how her vegan kids are fairing, so she addressed the ones she gets asked most in a YouTube video.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 16, 2019
John Green's advice: Don't forget to be awesome The best-selling author and YouTube star wants to "decrease world suck." Here's why millions of teenagers are helping him do it CBS News - Published on July 14, 2019 More from John Green's 60 Minutes interview Today, he's a best-selling author and YouTube star. But Green wasn't always so successful CBS News - Published on July 14, 2019
YouTube just made it easier to quit your job New tools offered let fans "tip" you & sell merch. In crowded video field, creators don't need worry about views, there are other ways to make $$$.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 14, 2019 'Daddy, let's go, please': Son tearfully protests as dad calls cops on black man, video shows In a tense video, YouTube employee Christopher Cukor called the police on Wesly Michel, who is black, alleging that he was trespassing in the complex.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 10, 2019
On YouTube or Instagram? Here's what it takes to make money as social media 'influencer' You could turn the time you spend on YouTube and Facebook into real money. ViralNation spells out how much you could make.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 10, 2019 Alex Rodriguez comforts Jennifer Lopez after tough show: 'You don't see how great you are' Jennifer Lopez opened up about the difficulties of her live performances in a new "tour diary" video on her YouTube channel.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 8, 2019
YouTube software engineer injures 8 in drug-induced Fourth of July rampage, police say Betai Koffi's alleged drug-induced rampage in Bodega Bay brought a violent end to eight people's Fourth of July, California authorities said.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 8, 2019 New 'Kidskind' YouTube channel highlights amazing kids, and it's safe to watch with yours USA TODAY's new franchise is all about kids that are making a difference, and it's a YouTube channel kids can watch freely.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 28, 2019
Etika, a YouTube Personality, Is Mourned by Fans The 29-year-old’s death highlighted the way that social media networks handle posts by users who are struggling with mental illness. NYTimes.com - Published on June 26, 2019 "Angry gaming" videos bring in big money YouTube's algorithm is driven by clicks, but the types of videos driving those clicks could be detrimental. CNET editor at large Ian Sherr looked at "angry gaming" videos where uploaders post content.. CBS News - Published on June 26, 2019
YouTube star Etika, 29, found dead nearly a week after posting concerning video New York Police confirmed Etika, whose real name is Desmond Amofah, was found dead Monday, nearly a week after he went missing.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 25, 2019 Bella Thorne shares steamy picture with ex Tana Mongeau after the YouTuber gets engaged Bella Thorne is wishing her ex Tana Mongeau a happy birthday with a steamy post just hours after the YouTube star got engaged to someone else.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 25, 2019
AP Top Stories June 23 The latest for Sunday, June 23rd: Trump: "not looking for war" with Iran but would be "obliteration" if there is; 11 people dead in Hawaii plane crash; Motorcycle crash victims remembered; Firefighters.. USATODAY.com - Published on June 24, 2019 Why YouTube's kid issues are so serious Kids programming is YouTube's most popular category. But with no curation, kids can stumble into sex, hate, conspiracy videos, and parents are upset.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 22, 2019 Why YouTube "could be a lot safer" for kids "The recommendation algorithm is not going to lead anybody to anything terrible in ten minutes. Leave them for 30 minutes in front of the recommendation algorithm … woah." CBS News - Published on June 20, 2019