| Aug 20, 2014
| 5:27 AM
Maybe the simulated lap dance by the bridal party at a reception gave you pause. You probably cringed when you saw the bride and groom request money through a Facebook wedding invitation. Or you might have suffered whiplash after seeing the picture of a...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 1:20 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. � A woman has been arrested after allowing her son to participate in the "Fire Challenge," where participants set themselves ablaze then post videos on YouTube, Facebook and other social networking sites.
Janie Lachelle Talley, 41,...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 9:43 AM
YouTube wants more small businesses to purchase advertising on its website, and that's why this week it acquired Directr, a Boston start-up.
Directr's technology makes it simple for businesses to create videos, which can be used as YouTube...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Before the makeup line, the book deal and the product endorsements, Michelle Phan was just another girl trying to make it big on YouTube.
She rose to fame with her viral video tutorials, sharing makeup tips and emulating looks inspired by Lady Gaga,...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Google can swoop in and buy Time Warner, but why bother?
The tech giant is doing just fine, thank you very much. With $61.2 billion in cash and a market cap of $397.62 billion, it could blow 21st Century Fox out of the water if it were to enter what is...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 10:30 AM
He may be huge on YouTube, but few in Hollywood know who Shane Dawson is. Not yet, anyway.
The 26-year-old is best known to 12 million-plus subscribers across three different YouTube channels, but he's about to make a name for himself in film and TV,...
| Jul 9, 2014
The Streamy Awards, the first ever envelope-opening live streamed award show, is bumping up the amount of honors its doling out this year, the telecast announced on Wednesday.
The more than ten new categories added to the mix this year include the...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Todrick Hall has performed on Broadway. He has appeared on national television, as a contestant on "American Idol." But he credits his success to the place where anyone with a video camera and a dream can become a star: the Internet.
| Jul 15, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Google’s social network Google+ loosened up a little bit Tuesday, announcing that it would no longer require users to go by their real names.
“There are no more restrictions on what name you can use,” Google+ said in a post. “...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 12:00 PM
American Honda Motor Co. plans to pull money from prime time and other television advertising to launch its own music-streaming channel and sponsor dozens of high-profile concerts and music tours.
The move is an attempt to attract young car buyers....
| Jun 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
DreamWorks Animation — the studio behind the "Shrek," "Kung Fu Panda" and "Madagascar" movie franchises — has launched a family-oriented YouTube channel in the latest move by Hollywood to target the Internet generation.