But the only thing that will keep this from happening is for YouT which the company believes would “hurt creators” who rely on those recommendation clicks—and, of course, it would be bad for YouTube, which relies on its kid content as a popular (and growing) revenue stream. YouT … [Read more...] about YouTube’s Recommendation Algorithm Reportedly Leads Pedophiles to Home Videos of Kids
In a “Policy enforcement update” posted earlier today, YouTube announced a series of changes coming to the site’s content moderation, most of them centred around new distinctions between actual real-world violence and the “scripted or simulated violence” you see in video games. … [Read more...] about YouTube Is Relaxing Its Rules Against Video Game Violence
In user Krazyrayray’s “What I Spend In A Week in Seattle as a 21 Year Old,” vlog, she includes one week of rent ($250) and various bills, such as gas ($56.41) and annual maintenance for her range rover ($2,400.) Her vlog feels a bit more genuine—but it is also a reflection of her YouTube persona, which often includes aspirational, luxury spending. In Sundai Love’s “WHAT I SPENT IN A WEEK IN MY 20'S IN TOKYO | WOW!”, the model-turned-YouTuber repeatedly explains that the week she chose to film does not reflect her day-to-day life: she’s not usually taking random day trips to Izu and having expensive hotels provided to her for free. Her take on the trend registers more like faux authenticity: the title promises a glimpse into her regular life and instead offers an escape for viewers. … [Read more...] about The Engrossing Illusion of ‘What I Spend in a Week’ YouTube Videos
That being said, this does NOT justify me yelling at my dog in the way that I did, and I’m fully aware of that. Should I have gotten as angry as I did in the video? No. Should I have raised my voice and yelled at him? No. However, when my 75 lb. Doberman is jumping up in my face with his mouth open, I do, as a dog parent, have to show him that this behavior is unacceptable. But I want to make it known, REGARDLESS of what my dog does, I should not have acted that way towards him.” … [Read more...] about What’s Up With Brooke Houts, the YouTuber Under Investigation for Possible Animal Abuse?
Apple TV seamlessly integrates with iTunes® to wirelessly play a user's favorite content from a PC or Mac® on their widescreen TV, including movies, TV shows, music, photos and podcasts. Apple TV users can choose from over 500 movies and 350 TV shows in near DVD quality; over five million songs; 5,000 music videos; 100,000 podcasts; and 20,000 audiobooks from the iTunes Store (www.itunes.com). Users can enjoy their favorite music on a home entertainment system and view slideshows of their photo albums on a widescreen TV. … [Read more...] about YouTube on Apple TV – It’s Official