YouTube sues user who extorted others through fake takedown requests
The defendant allegedly used info from a takedown appeal for swatting.
YouTube Originals will be free to watch starting on September 24th
Paying subscribers still get extra perks, though.
YouTube is testing paid online hangs with influencers
The crowdfunding service, called Fundo, was created as part of Area 120.
YouTube warns its copyright changes could result in more takedowns
Copyright holders can no longer seize revenue over short music clips, though.
LGBTQ+ creators file lawsuit charging YouTube with discrimination
They claim YouTube suppresses their videos and restricts their ability to monetize.
Russia demands Google stop advertising 'illegal' protests on YouTube
It will treat Google as a 'hostile influence' if the company doesn't stop.
YouTube moderators say the site goes easy on its big stars
It's one rule for us, another for PewDiePie.
YouTube tweaked its algorithm to surface 'quality family content'
The updated algorithm reportedly surfaces family-friendly content even for those who don't watch them.
Cruel Google Maps trick marked livestreamer's mansion as a homeless shelter
The terrible joke was done by fans of YouTuber Ice Poseidon.