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YouTube Drops Online Star Logan Paul From Premium Advertising

Photo Top YouTube stars like Logan Paul are known for pushing the envelope with outlandish behavior. Credit Kevin Mazur/Fox, via Getty Images SAN FRANCISCO — YouTube said on Wednesday that it had dropped Logan Paul, one of its most popular ...

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YouTube is ‘looking at further consequences’ for Logan Paul

YouTube issued a second statement on vlogger Logan Paul’s insensitive suicide forest video Tuesday, but stopped short of offering up an apology. The company acknowledged in a Twitter thread that fans have been frustrated by the “lack of communication” regarding ...

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YouTube Hiring More Humans to Train Computers to Police the Site

This comes on the heels of a New York Times report about how inappropriate videos featuring children’s cartoon characters in violent or lewd situations slipped past its filters and appeared on YouTube Kids, an app that is supposed to present ...

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Lil Peep, emerging singer and YouTube star, dead at 21: report

Emerging rapper Lil Peep has died, according to multiple reports. Peep, born Gustav Ahr, died at the age of 21, his UK representative confirmed to the Guardian. The cause of death is unclear.  His manager Chase Ortega tweeted, “I’ve been ...

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On YouTube Kids, Startling Videos Slip Past Filters

But the app contains dark corners, too, as videos that are disturbing for children slip past its filters, either by mistake or because bad actors have found ways to fool the YouTube Kids algorithms. In recent months, parents like Ms. ...

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Russia’s Favored Outlet Is an Online News Giant. YouTube Helped.

As the presidential election heated up in the spring of 2016, RT consistently featured negative stories about Mrs. Clinton, according to United States intelligence officials. That included claims of corruption at her family foundation and ties to Islamic extremism, frequent ...

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YouTube short makes 'Zootopia's' DMV sloth scene a reality

Take a number and be seated, it’s going to take a while. A new YouTube video short from “Oh My Disney” depicts real sloths taking over a bustling DMV — released in honor of International Sloth Day. Yes, there is ...

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YouTube Hires Music Executive as a Liaison to the Industry

For the last year, the music industry has been waging a bitter war against YouTube, accusing the popular video site of paying too little in royalties. The conflict has often seemed tribal, with record companies and stars on one side, ...

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Tech Tip: How to Make YouTube Stop Watching What You Watch

Photo You can stop YouTube from logging the clips you have previously viewed by going to the History page in your account settings and selecting “Pause watch history.” Credit The New York Times Q. Why does YouTube keep track of ...

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Adele’s ‘Hello’ fastest to reach 1billion YouTube views

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Friday, January 22, 2016, 1:04 AM Sorry, Psy. Adele has outpaced the South Korean pop star on the race to 1 billion views on YouTube. The streaming service announced Thursday that her music video for “Hello” greeted ...

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