The most popular videos on YouTube, including Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's record-breaking "Despacito," were hacked and defaced Tuesday, the BBC reports.
The deceased, a female, may have died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound but that is still under investigation, San Bruno Police Chief Ed Barberini told reporters Tuesday afternoon.Democratic Rep. Jackie Speier, whose district includes YouTube's headquarters, tweeted that the country must take action to end gun violence."I am shocked
As YouTube continues in its efforts to crack down harder on content that violates its terms of usage and promotes offensive and/or misleading content, it’s found itself in the fake news crossfire this weekend. After a video and some advertisers were removed from YouTube channels controlled by Alex Jones, the
Right-wing broadcaster Alex Jones announced Saturday evening that YouTube had frozen his video channel and would delete it on Sunday, after CNN pursued the social media giant and its advertisers. The announcement came just hours after CNN published a story, “Advertisers flee InfoWars founder Alex Jones’ YouTube channel,” in which
YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki speaks at the CodeMedia conference in Huntington Beach, Calif., on Feb. 12, 2018. (Photo: Jefferson Graham, USA TODAY)HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. — He's the bad boy of YouTube, but YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki isn't ready to kick off video personality Logan Paul — yet."We want to be consistent," she
YouTube formally adopted new penalties it will enforce against creators who post disturbing or violent videos — the same day it sent internet millionaire Logan Paul into the demonetization penalty box. The measures, outlined in blog post Friday, include potentially suspending offending creators’ participation in advertising, original productions and video