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What Is BookTube And Why Should You Be Watching (And Reading)?
Jolie A. Doggett
The best community for book lovers can actually be found on YouTube.
Sri Lanka Blocks Social Media After Bombings, Citing Misinformation
The nationwide social media blockage came after eight blasts swept through Sri Lankan churches and hotels on Easter Sunday, killing more than 200 people.
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YouTube And Google Algorithms Promoted Notre Dame Conspiracy Theories
A YouTube video calling the fire a "false flag" has nearly 100,000 views.
YouTube Shares 9/11 Description Beneath Videos Of Notre Dame Burning
YouTube said the descriptions, part of an initiative to fight misinformation, "are triggered algorithmically and our systems sometimes make the wrong call."
Logan Paul And Alex Jones Did A Podcast Together, So You Know How That Went
The Infowars host had been banned by YouTube for spreading hate speech following the Parkland shooting. Paul gave him a platform.
Olivia Jade Said Lori Loughlin Told Her To Watch Out For Her Reputation
The USC freshman recalled her mother's advice in a 2018 video, taken before the family was snared in the college admissions cheating scandal.
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New Zealand Shooter Had Financial Link To Far-Right Austrian Movement
Head of Austria's Identitarian Movement said in a YouTube video he had received a donation from the mosque attacker.
This Is Everything You Need To Know About YouTube Today
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You'll have to strategize if your kids love YouTube.
French Muslim Group Sues Facebook, YouTube For Streaming New Zealand Shootings
The French Council of the Muslim Faith said Facebook took 29 minutes after the start of the Christchurch gunman's broadcast to remove it.
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Mother Accused Of Abusing 7 Adopted Children, Forcing Them To Perform On YouTube
Police say Machelle Hackney pepper-sprayed her kids if they forgot their lines while filming her popular YouTube series "Fantastic Adventures."
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YouTube Terminates Account Hosting Alex Jones' Infowars Content After Ban
The conspiracy theorist's content has been banned from the platform, but it cropped up on a channel under a different name.
Lori Loughlin Kept Joking How Much She Spent On Daughter's Education
The "Full House" actress accused in the college admissions bribery scandal repeatedly noted the cost of Olivia Jade's schooling in a 2017 YouTube video.
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It's A Boy! April The Giraffe Gives Birth Again
The newborn giraffe was on his feet within 45 minutes.
After New Zealand Massacre, YouTube's Algorithm Still Promotes Islamophobic Videos
The suspected shooter posted xenophobic YouTube videos online days before the attack.
Mass Shooters Have Exploited The Internet For Years. New Zealand Took It To A New Level.
The Christchurch massacre was built on existing far-right memes that fueled a live-streaming gunman's viral aspirations.
Facebook Monitoring Failure Helped Spread Christchurch Hate Around The World
Company's touted policing system was no match for a live-streamed video and dedicated right-wing extremists.
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Despite Crackdowns, White Supremacist And Neo-Nazi Videos Take Stubborn Root On YouTube
The ideas in a treatise by Brenton Tarrant, the alleged gunman responsible for the massacres at two New Zealand mosques, are also circulating on many of the world’s most popular social media platforms.
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YouTube Star Lilly Singh To Become The Only Female Late-Night Host On A Major Network
Singh, who will take over NBC host Carson Daly's time slot, will also be one of the few women of color and queer women in late-night comedy.
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Lori Loughlin's Daughter In USC Video: 'I Don't Really Care About School'
Olivia Jade Giannulli isn't accused in the college admissions fraud involving her parents, but an education seemed irrelevant to her in an August video.
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Here's The Thing That Grosses Dr. Pimple Popper Sandra Lee Out More Than Cysts
The viral sensation talks skin, stardom and satisfaction.
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How To Pack Like A Pro, According To Flight Attendants
And what NOT to do when you're boarding a flight.
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Facebook To Combat Anti-Vaccine Conspiracy Theories And Misinformation
Last month, Rep. Adam Schiff wrote to Mark Zuckerberg expressing concern over Facebook's involvement in spreading anti-vaccine hoaxes.
YouTube Bans Comments On Most Videos With Children To Fight Pedophilia
The company wrote a blog post on Thursday explaining its decision to block users from commenting on almost all videos featuring children.
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'Domestic Terrorist' Coast Guard Lieutenant Wrote To Infamous Neo-Nazi
YouTube still carries videos featuring the neo-Nazi hate monger, and Amazon still sells his books.
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YouTube Is Behind The Rise In Flat Earth Believers, Researcher Says
“Their algorithms make it easy to end up going down the rabbit hole, by presenting information to people who are going to be more susceptible to it.”
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Transgender YouTube Personality Furry Potato Shot Outside Los Angeles Synagogue
It's unclear what triggered the confrontation.
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