YouTube keeps a watch over the millions of videos on its service, making sure that they don't violate copyright or community standards. The company removed 8.3 million videos for community guidelines violations in the last quarter of 2017. It hasn't…
A report via Hacker Noon sheds some light on the practice of using bots to mass-produce videos for YouTube. The YouTube channel Breaking News Today, for example, constantly generates new videos from recent news sources, and posts as often as every few minutes. You can tell the videos are bot-produced because they always start off […]
YouTube has announced that it will ban videos related to the sale or assembly of firearms, as well as certain gun accessories including bump stocks. Under the new rules, all videos that show how to construct or even repair a firearm are banned — even those from long-established YouTube channels. The new policy also bans […]
After barring Logan Paul earlier today from serving ads on his video channel, YouTube has now announced a more formal and wider set of sanctions it’s prepared to level on any creator that starts to post videos that are harmful to viewers, others in the YouTube community, or advertisers. As it has done with Paul […]
Video site is working to combat what health officials describe as a spike in teens purposely ingesting laundry detergent packets.
Following last week’s shooting in Las Vegas, YouTube has banned videos showing how to modify guns to fire more rapidly.
Enlarge (credit: Amazon) It’s a sad day for anyone who enjoys watching cooking videos, daily vlogs, or haul videos on YouTube on Amazon’s Echo Show. According to a report from The Verge, YouTube is no longer available on Amazon’s smart home, touchscreen-toting speaker (or as we like to call such devices, computer). Now, if you […]
YouTube’s making a few updates to its desktop and mobile versions.
WhatsApp is known for its nature of rolling out something new every once in a while. We have so far interesting features including ‘unsend’, ‘pinned chats’, ‘multi-format file sharing’, ‘Snapchat-like Status feature’, ‘photo bundling’, and ‘photo filters’ to name a few. Now, it looks like the instant messaging app is testing a new feature that […]