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  • Watch: 20 Indians kissing for the first time is a hilarious spoof on the Khap and self-appointed defenders of Indian culture 18-04-2014 10:05 AM

    Remember how your Facebook and Twitter timelines were flooded with a beautiful video of 20 strangers kissing for the first time? A lot of people were willing to be a part of an Indian version of a similar video. Emotions are one thing, but the ground reality is that kissing...
  • Turkish government lifts Twitter ban 04-04-2014 08:10 AM

    Ankara: Turkey's government lifted its ban on Twitter on Thursday - a day after the country's highest court ruled that the block was a violation of freedom and must be restored. Turkey blocked access to the social media website two weeks ago after some users posted links suggesting government corruption....
  • Watch this artist transform herself into Aishwarya Rai and Jennifer Lawrence using only make-up 31-03-2014 10:00 AM

    Promise Tamang Phan, who calls herself the 'Human Chameleon' or 'Mystique' on her YouTube channel has a series of make-up transformation videos that are simply amazing. She uses makeup to transform herself into celebrities. "I started using make-up when I was in Middle school.I never went to a Beauty school....
  • Turkey moves to block YouTube after Twitter but attempt fails 28-03-2014 09:16 AM

    Istanbul: Turkish authorities pressed on Thursday to block access to YouTube following similar action against Twitter, a move sure to provoke further outrage in a country where social media is widely used. Turkey's technology minister, Fikri Isik, said the national telecommunications authority was imposing the block "as a precaution" after...
  • Shark gives Florida student 2-hour ride, stars in hit YouTube video 27-03-2014 12:30 PM

    A hammerhead shark dragged a college student in his kayak up the Atlantic coast for a two-hour 'South Florida sleigh ride' that the kayaker taped with a head-mounted camera and posted on YouTube. Adam Fisk, 22, posted a five-minute clip of his adventure titled "Lone Man Gets Towed for Miles...
  • The most hilarious YouTube comments. Ever. 27-03-2014 11:42 AM

    If you don't know what snark means, read the comment threads on some of these videos and die laughing. Warning: There's graphic language. ...
  • Disney to buy YouTube video producer Maker Studios for $500 million 25-03-2014 10:14 AM

    Los Angeles: Disney said Monday that it is buying YouTube channel operator Maker Studios for $500 million as the family entertainment giant seeks to stay in front of younger viewers who are increasingly watching short videos online. It's the latest and largest acquisition of a YouTube channel network by a...
  • SpiceJet defends mid-air Holi dance but suspends two pilots 20-03-2014 09:52 AM

    New Delhi: Three days after Holi, some employees of the airline SpiceJet are facing the blues. While the DGCA has issued a show cause notice to the airline, SpiceJet says it is yet to receive the notice, but has given assurances that it will co-operate with the DGCA. SpiceJet also...
  • Google, Viacom settle landmark YouTube lawsuit 18-03-2014 09:43 PM

    New York: Google Inc (GOOG.O) has settled a landmark copyright lawsuit in which Viacom Inc (VIAB.O) accused the Internet search company of posting its programs on the YouTube video service without permission. The settlement ends seven years of litigation that drew wide attention from Hollywood, the music industry and Internet...
  • Hilarious footage on hidden cam: This dog isn't allowed on the bed. So of course it has a romp on the bed when the owners are away! 18-03-2014 09:11 AM

    This dog has been told in no uncertain terms that it is not allowed on the owners' bed. The owners go away after fitting a hidden camera to see what the dog does in their absence. The bed is forbidden area, so of course, like any child the dog just...
  • Wonder PL, a new video platform, wants to take on YouTube, Vimeo 18-03-2014 06:39 AM

    Wonder PL, a new video platform for lifestyle content that launched on March 13, is taking direct aim at YouTube and Vimeo while hoping to capitalise on the soaring popularity of online video. Backed by Universal Music Group, Qualcomm Ventures, former Apple executive Pascal Cagni and a personal investment by...
  • 'Linda, honey, listen': Adorable 3-year-old wants cupcakes very badly for dinner and argues his case rather well with his mom 13-03-2014 11:56 AM

    Three-year-old Mateo badly wanted cupcakes for dinner. But his mom Linda Beltran just wouldn't listen. The adorable toddler argues his case rather well. The cheeky little thing is seen repeatedly telling his mother 'Linda, honey, listen' when she interrupts him to tell him why he couldn't have cupcakes. The video,...
  • Watch: Incredible aerial footage of an erupting volcano shot from a drone will literally have you taking cover 12-03-2014 01:45 PM

    A YouTube user Shaun O'Callaghan uploaded a terrific video shot from a DJI Phantom quad-copter of the Yasur volcano on Tanna Island in Vanuatu erupting. Incredibly, the DJI Phantom, a ready to fly aerial filming multirotor system with gopro mount, was unharmed. The video shows flying chunks of lava flying...
  • Disney in talks to buy YouTube publisher Maker Studios: Report 12-03-2014 11:12 AM

    San Francisco: Walt Disney Co is in talks to buy Maker Studios, potentially valuing the fast-growing developer and publisher of YouTube entertainment videos at half a billion dollars or more, tech blog Re/code reported on Tuesday, citing anonymous sources. If the deal goes through, it would be one of the...
  • 20 strangers were asked to kiss for the first time. This adorably awkward video will remind you of your own first kiss 11-03-2014 01:50 PM

    Remember what your first kiss felt like? Were you awkward, hesitant and over thinking it before you tentatively leaned in? Film director Tatia Pllieva used all of these emotions beautifully in a YouTube compilation that has taken the Internet by storm. Twenty complete strangers were asked to kiss one another...
  • LS polls: EC to monitor spending by parties on social media 04-03-2014 06:30 PM

    The Election Commission will for the first time keep a watch on the spending on social media by the political parties in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Assistant Chief Electoral Officer in West Bengal Amitjyoti Bhattacharya on Tuesday said that the EC would keep a close vigil on social media...
  • Watch: YouTube FanFest brings together viral stars on one stage 01-03-2014 10:39 PM

    YouTube FanFest with HP has brought together those who became stars on YouTube. The event, that took place on March 1 in Bandra in Mumbai, brings together YouTube stars like All India Bakchod (AIB), TheViralFever, Shraddha Sharma, Vsauce and many more. A treat for all you Internet fans indeed. ...
  • US court orders Google to remove anti-Islamic film 'Innocence of Muslims' from YouTube 27-02-2014 06:43 AM

    San Francisco: A US appeals court on Wednesday ordered Google to remove from its YouTube video-sharing website an anti-Islamic film that had sparked protests across the Muslim world. By a 2-1 vote, a panel of the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals rejected Google's assertion that the removal of the...
  • 'Gang of Ghosts' trailer crosses two lakh views on YouTube 16-02-2014 02:28 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Satish Kaushik's forthcoming movie 'Gang of Ghosts' has got over two million hits on video-sharing website YouTube. The first trailer of the movie was launched on YouTube Feb 11. "'Gang of Ghosts' trailer crosses two lakh hits today (Sunday)...Good natured, cultured bhoots (ghosts) are going to be seen...
  • Communication challenges for Aam Aadmi Party

    Uday's Space |  Uday Sahay
    Doubling up today as a communication professional and as an involved member of Aam Aadami Party, I have to confront a frequently asked question -...

  • The Kidnapping Child Experiment: Yousef Erakat tests people on how they would react if a child was being abducted in front of them 12-02-2014 12:31 PM

    YouTube user Yousef Erakat decides to make a video of how people would react if a child is being abducted in front of them. The video, titled The Kidnapping Child Experiment, features a child posing as someone who is being abducted. He runs to different people on the road and...
  • Pakistan's caged social media

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Even though Pakistan has enjoyed one full term of a democratically elected government, followed by a successful election last year, its citizens are struggling to...

  • Longtime Google executive Susan Wojcicki to head YouTube 06-02-2014 03:24 PM

    San Francisco: Google executive Susan Wojcicki has been appointed new head of the company's YouTube video business, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters. The move, in which Wojcicki will replace Salar Kamangar, represents the latest change to Google's top properties by Chief Executive Larry Page and comes as...
  • Priyanka Chopra's 'Exotic' registers 30 million hits on YouTube 06-02-2014 03:07 PM

    New Delhi: Bollywood actress-singer Priyanka Chopra's single 'Exotic' has received a great feedback from the audience. It has now crossed the 30,000,000 hits on YouTube. The song also features Pitbull. 'Exotic' is an amalgamation of Indian popular music and western pop. Many Bollywood actors have tried their hands in singing...
  • Google to make 'strategic' investments in Android, Chrome, YouTube 02-02-2014 04:09 PM

    New Delhi: Pumped up by robust demand for content, apps and devices across its platform, search giant Google is set to make "strategic" investments in Android, Chrome, YouTube and Enterprise, among others, to further shore up revenue. The company, headquartered in Mountain View, California, said last week that consolidated revenue...
  • Super Bowl 2014: 10 ads to watch out for 02-02-2014 11:53 AM

    New York: Actress Scarlett Johansson gives SodaStream some sex appeal in a controversial spot, Kia revives actor Laurence Fishburne's "Matrix" character Morpheus in its commercial. And cute puppies and kids abound in ads for Cheerios to Anheuser-Busch. Advertisers are planning to pull out the tools in their arsenal during Super...
  • Google's Gmail down for users around the world 25-01-2014 10:41 AM

    San Francisco: Google Inc (GOOG.O) suffered a service outage on Friday that briefly took down Gmail, the Internet email service used by hundreds of millions of people and many businesses across the globe. Google, which first acknowledged the outage at 11:12 a.m. Pacific Time (19:12 GMT), said roughly one hour...
  • Delhi: 3 policemen suspended for beating civilian 24-01-2014 05:18 PM

    New Delhi: Within an hour of AAP bring in public a Youtube video showing two Delhi Police constables beating up a civilian, the Delhi Police has suspended three policemen over the incident. The accused policemen were posted at the Civil Lines police station. A departmental inquiry has been ordered into...
  • 'You ruined my childhood', molested student tells her teacher on webcam; video goes viral on YouTube 22-01-2014 01:03 PM

    Los Angeles: A California educator has resigned after a woman accused her in a YouTube video of abusing her when she was a 12-year-old student, school authorities said on Tuesday, and police said they were looking into the allegations. In a video that went viral, 28-year-old Jamie Carrillo speaks into...