Movies & TV

The best feature-length movies on YouTube, free or otherwise

Check out our painstakingly-curated list of the best full movies on YouTube to find feature-length flicks that are actually worth watching.
Virtual Reality

Google offers a peek at its upcoming YouTube VR app

YouTube has teased its upcoming app aimed squarely at virtual reality. YouTube VR, which is set to launch in the fall alongside Google's Daydream VR platform, will offer a bunch of new features and easy access to its growing library of…

Watch any Youtube video in VR mode with Google’s new iOS update

Android users have had access to VR mode on YouTube for a while now, but iOS users have been left out -- until now, that is. Google has finally updated the YouTube iOS app to offer VR mode, for use with Google Cardboard.

Hilarious video perfectly captures love/hate relationship editors have with videos

Being a creative in this day and age can be a tough, time-consuming, and painstaking process. Many people may never know the stresses that go into producing content that they consume every day -- but this hilarious video…
Movies & TV

Your video skills could land you a ticket to the NBA All-Star Game

The NBA and multi-platform network BroadbandTV have partnered to launch NBA Playmakers, an online video network that gives passionate basketball fans and content creators perks in exchange for videos on all things basketball.

YouTube pranksters jailed after staging ‘terrifying’ heist

Four YouTube pranksters were jailed on Monday after staging "terrifying" heists at two London art galleries. A court was told how the actions of the group had "terrified" members of the public trying to flee the fake raids.

YouTube in-app messaging coming to iOS and Android

Messaging is finally coming to YouTube. Google's video platform has announced that an in-app chat function is currently being tested on a small group of mobile users, who can invite others to join by adding them to conversation threads.
Social Media

Having conquered Hollywood, ‘The Rock’ now wants to take on YouTube

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is taking his social media game up a notch as he readies his very own YouTube channel, set to launch this summer. The new channel will include vlogs from Johnson, alongside collaborations with other YouTube stars.
Social Media

Twitter claims users trust social media influencers as much as their own friends

Twitter says social media stars on Vine, Instagram, YouTube, and its own platform can influence your purchasing habits as much as your own friends. The claims come in the wake of a study into the clout wielded by social media creators.

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare fails to excite, draws record dislikes on YouTube

Earlier this week Activision revealed the trailer for the new Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare. It can fairly be called a dud, since it's currently the most disliked video game YouTube video ever.
Movies & TV

YouTube is hopping on the internet TV bandwagon

Just a day after Hulu confirmed that it is working on a live TV service to complement its current offerings, YouTube is said to be offering its own internet TV service, simply called YouTube Unplugged.

Could YouTube videos help predict Islamic State attacks? Report says yes

Experts say they may have found a way to turn ISIS's hubris against them. According to a new report from Defense One, traffic spikes on YouTube videos may be able to help predict the extremist group's next attacks.