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YouTube is releasing a Coachella doc for the festival's 20th anniversary

The film will feature performances from BLACKPINK, Billie Eilish, Björk and more.
Jenna Mahale
1.7.20
Opinion

YouTube’s harassment ban isn't enough

The Google-owned video streaming giant might be clamping down on insults based on race, gender and sexual orientation, but it won’t change a thing.
Alim Kheraj
12.16.19
Culture

The strange psychology of our mukbang obsession

Competitive overeating has found a new home (and millions of viewers) on YouTube. But while entertaining, for some people it can be dangerous and triggering.
Roisin Lanigan
11.22.19
Culture

this youtube asmr trend finds the beauty in loneliness

Cut to me falling into a TikTok hole listening to ‘Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High’, but played as though I’m hearing it while making out with someone in the bathroom at a house party.
Roisin Lanigan
11.8.19
Culture

a guide to vsco girls – the tumblr girls of 2019

‘Basic’ has been rebranded thanks to a new internet phenomena – the VSCO girl. Who is she?
Roisin Lanigan
7.26.19
News

this video of marc jacobs learning to drive in pink sweats is everything

The designer takes us for a spin in a Home Depot parking lot.
Nicole DeMarco
7.24.19
Culture

unpacking youtube's obsession with ‘swirl couples’

As loved as they are hated, YouTube channels focusing on interracial relationships are so notorious they have reached meme status.
Yomi Adegoke
7.2.19
News

bella hadid and lil miquela make out for calvin klein and it's truly surreal

What is happening?
Nicole DeMarco
5.17.19
Culture

what our fascination with the james charles scandal says about celebrity culture today

Even the most influencer-averse among us have been gripped by the fallout from Tati Westbrook’s viral video.
Tom Rasmussen
5.13.19
News

why are uk police forcing youtube to remove even more drill music videos?

Over 100 videos have been taken down from the streaming platform following a request by Scotland Yard.
Roisin Lanigan
2.15.19
Culture

kemio is japan's internet superstar

Since being discovered on Vine, he's garnered a million Youtube subscribers and met Gaga. He'd still like to be on Ellen however.
YOSHIKO KURATA
1.21.19
Culture

miss jason: the internet tv host infiltrating london’s hippest party scenes

The best thing on the internet is not an egg. It’s YouTube sensation Miss Jason.
Matthew Whitehouse
1.17.19
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