Saturday, February 22, 2020

Tag: youtube

Geto Boys Rapper Willie D Takes Aim...

Willie D of the Geto Boys is taking YouTube and it's owner Google to task after a video criticizing the threats made against Congresswoman Maxine Waters was removed from the...

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Responds to...

https://youtu.be/pbTXVPqORTU   After a disturbing video that captured the misconduct of a Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center volunteer, the hospital offered an apology to the two...

Two Employers Fire Workers for Racist Social...

If anyone still believes that racism is dead, they just need to go online to see how people really feel. Some employees have taken...

YouTube Sensation Dixon D. White Answers the...

    In a 2012 piece, Jamie Utt poses the following question in response to the mass shooting in Colorado: “Why is no one asking what’s...

YouTube to Block Indie Labels That Don’t...

Independent artists could disappear from YouTube "in a matter of days" after the Google video service confirmed it was dropping content from independent labels...

Young Black Men Counter Negative Media Representation...

It seems as if much of mainstream media wants us to believe that young minority men, especially Blacks and Latinos, are violent, unintelligent and...

Big Money: Disney Pays $500M For YouTube’s...

The Walt Disney Co. has agreed to buy Maker Studios, one of YouTube's largest networks, for $500 million, a deal that makes Disney a...

Are Streaming Services Killing The Music Industry?

Since the iTunes Store launched in 2003, digital music sales have been viewed as the music industry’s saving grace in the face of declining...

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Sue YouTube Co-Founder...

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are taking the co-founder of YouTube, Chad Hurley, to court after he recorded the big proposal on the new...

Russell Simmons Apologizes After Promoting Harriet Tubman...

Though he has put in many years of hard work on behalf of African-Americans, it appears that business mogul Russell Simmons crossed the line...

Game Changer: Mixbit Aims To Make You...

Chad Hurley and Steve Chen are no strangers to video applications. The two men are the cofounders of the largest online video website to...

Big Deal: Google Invests in Music Video...

Google has confirmed that it will be renewing its partnership with Vevo, keeping the popular music website on Youtube. In addition to renewing the original...

YouTube to Begin Charging Fees to View...

The next time you click on a YouTube video, you might be asked to pony up some cash before it plays. The Google-owned online video...

‘Gangnam’ Rapper Charts Another YouTube Hit With...

TOKYO  - South Korean rapper Psy's new video, "Gentleman," rocketed up the YouTube heights with more than 82 million views on Tuesday, chasing the success of his megahit...

YouTube Shutting Down Operations?

It turns out that YouTube was just a big contest. According to the YouTube blog, the site, which was launched in 2005, was just a...

Harlem Shake Video Lands Wells Fargo Employees...

A Wells Fargo spokesperson says the bank does not approve of a Harlem Shake video shot inside an Atlanta branch that has gone viral...

Signing Day Was Big For Unheralded Prep...

All the attention and adulation for last week's National Signing Day went to the country's top players, like Robert Nkemdiche of Georgia, who chose...

Psy’s ‘Gangnam Style’ Video 1st to Surpass...

Psy's "Gangnam Style" has just become the first video in the history of the Internet to reach and surpass one billion views. This morning (Dec....

Alicia Keys to Give Fans Preview of...

Alicia Keys will be giving her fans a preview of her new album "Girl on Fire" via a collaboration with YouTube and Google. Keys announced the...

YouTube Will Likely Drop 60% of Channels...

Just like programming in the traditional TV world, many YouTube-backed channels providing original programming won't be back for another season. About a year after the...

Eminem Releases Caps That Reveal He’s Working...

Eminem has been keeping a low profile lately, but he hasn’t been resting on his laurels. Em recently released limited edition snapback Detroit Tigers baseball...