Tag Archives: Youtube

YouTube Go: Data-Saving Service Expands to 130 Countries

Youtube Go

For many of us, it’s fun (and mostly entertaining) to watch videos on YouTube on your mobile phone. But it can also be expensive as it uses much data. (Read: YouTube Stars Settle Twitter War in the Ring: 1.6 Million Viewers) If you want to save your data plan, there’s a way for you to watch YouTube videos offline through …

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YouTube Takes Down Tide Pod Challenge Videos

Tide Pod Challenge Videos

YouTube has announced that it is removing videos that show people eating or pretending to eat Tide packets as part of a challenge that has become viral on the Internet. (Read:  Everything You Need to Know About the Internet’s New Obsession With Eating Tide Pods) While common sense dictates that we should never ingest anything that’s toxic, there are those …

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Amazon Influencer Program Now Includes Notable Twitter, Instagram Users

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  Amazon has announced that it has expanded its Influencer Program to include Twitter and Instagram account holders with large followings. The two social media sites now join YouTube in the online retail giant’s program. Qualifications What is Amazon’s Influencer Program? The program was launched in the first quarter of the year, and to join the Influencer Program, one must …

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YouTube Cracks Down On Child-Inappropriate Clips

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YouTube has announced that it will “age restrict” specific videos on the platform after inappropriate clips targeting children have passed through the site’s filters. The move comes after The New York Times and a blog post on Medium by James Bridle early this week revealed the existence of disturbing clips on YouTube Kids. According to The Verge, the clips “make …

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