Sam Pepper Faces Backlash Over Fake Murder YouTube Video

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 30.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

Former ‘Big Brother’ contestant and YouTuber Sam Pepper is facing a massive backlash for his latest upload. In the new video, Sam plays a “pr...

If You Haven't Yet Watched This Korean Student's Cover Of Adele's Hello Then Why Not?

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education

There's a cover of Adele's Hello floating around on YouTube by a Korean teenager, and if you haven't yet seen it we'd like to know why. It's a beau...

Evil Genius Plots To Sell Her Brother 'Because Something In Him Is Wrong'

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 13.11.2015 | UK Parents

This girl has hatched a dastardly plan to get the money to buy the toy owl she 's been hankering after. Rachel reckons she'll be able to get a dece...

Dad Turns Daughter Into Fire-Breathing Godzilla And Remains Cute Despite Destroying Entire City

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.11.2015 | UK Tech

A dad has taken the term 'little terror' and applied it quite literally with this astonishingly cute homemade video of his daughter. Not content wi...

This YouTube Cat Earned Its Owner Enough Money To Pay Off His Tuition Fees

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 29.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A student was able to pay off his tuition fees thanks to a video he uploaded onto YouTube of his cat staring at her reflection in the mirror. Frase...

YouTube Red Is Google Taking Back Power in Online Video

Mat Greenfield | Posted 26.10.2015 | UK Tech
Mat Greenfield

Last week saw a red letter day for YouTube, finally unveiling its long-rumoured subscription service: YouTube Red. In the process, it risked alienating video creators, dealt a blow to Internet advertising and made a bold move to ensure its future relevance in online media.

YouTube FINALLY Lets You Download Videos In The US, But There's A Catch

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.10.2015 | UK Tech

Google has launched a pay-monthly subscription service called YouTube Red which allows users to get ad-free videos and download YouTube videos for off...

This Trans Guy Took Selfies Every Day For Three Years To Show How He Changed

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A student has been taking selfies every day for the last three years during his transition from female to male. Jamie Raines began taking testoster...

In Case You're Wondering, This Is What NOT To Do When Your Flat Catches Fire

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 05.10.2015 | UK Tech

A Japanese man accidentally burned his apartment down while livestreaming content on the video platform Twitch. The man, who was seen lighting a ci...

This Guy Took A Selfie Every Day For 8 Years

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 01.10.2015 | UK

Hugo Cornellier is a 20-year-old YouTuber known for his impressive time lapse films. But his biggest project has spanned eight whole years - and ha...

Nicole Arbour Fired From Anti-Bullying Gig After 'Fat-Shaming' Rant

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Comedian Nicole Arbour has been fired from an anti-bullying production after her "fat-shaming" video called Dear Fat People received widespread backla...

Comedian's 'Fat-Shaming' Rant Goes Down Like A Lead Balloon

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

"Fat-shaming is not a thing. Fat people made that up." This is the message that one comedian sent out to the masses in a video which saw her accoun...

You're Never Weird on the Internet - Almost (Review)

Alice Charles | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Entertainment
Alice Charles

This book will have you laughing out loud one minute, then firmly raising your eyebrows the next. She surely has another book in her (not to mention a screenplay) - I'd like to see her focus on her family, especially her relationship with her well-meaning but misguided mother.

YouTube's Massive Gaming Site Is Going Live, But Is It Fatally Flawed?

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Tech

Google's YouTube gaming site launches today in the US and UK in bid to rival Amazon's Twitch. Plans for the site, which will feature more than 25,...

Why Bother Slapping a Rating on Something That's Already in the Public Domain?

Nash Riggins | Posted 19.08.2015 | UK Tech
Nash Riggins

We've got to face facts: we're living in a brave new world of free-flowing information, and age restrictions or movie-style ratings simply won't keep our children away from inappropriate materials. If anything, these hollow forms of censorship only delay serious parental conversations that are just plain inevitable.

What Happens When You Try And Teach Your Dad Internet Slang

The Huffington Post UK | Elise Metcalf | Posted 17.08.2015 | UK Universities & Education

We've all been there, undergoing the painfully slow process of trying to explain internet slang to our parents. Youtuber Riyadh K is undeterred by ...

Don't Get Swept Up in the University Frenzy, It's Not for Everyone

Luke Cutforth | Posted 12.08.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Luke Cutforth

Thinking back to when I did my exams, the feeling of dread and worry comes flooding back. I found them unnecessarily stressful and got really frustrated because I think that exams are such a limited viewpoint into how intelligent somebody actually is.

Am I a Periscope Silent Weirdo?

Jules Furness | Posted 05.08.2015 | UK Tech
Jules Furness

I set up my profile and became one of those quiet weirdos just watching at first. I say weirdos. You're not weird if you watch, but if you're the one talking live on screen, it's pretty unnerving to see you have ten watchers and only one talking to you. It leaves me wondering "who are these people!?"

How Do You Tour an Online Sensation?

Stuart Galbraith | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK Entertainment
Stuart Galbraith

In a world where a teenager can become an Internet sensation from the comfort of their bedroom it's no longer enough to just focus on the traditional routes. That's why we have been also looking to the online world to seek out our stars of the future.

Here's What Happened When This Guy Asked 100 Men For Their Phone Numbers

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 31.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Asking a stranger for their number can actually work sometimes.  Consider Edward Headley, a British prankster who specializes in social experiments ...

New 'Oh My Vlog!' Magazine Gets A Mauling On Twitter

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

News that YouTube stars such as Zoella and Alfie Deyes are getting their own magazine has been met with a less than enthusiastic response by the peopl...

Musician Trolls KKK Rally Marchers With Farty Tuba Strains

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK

As supporters of the Confederate flag made their way to a Ku Klux Klan rally in South Carolina this weekend, one man decided to make his opposition to...

9-Year-Old Boy Eats World's Hottest Pepper And Immediately Regrets It

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK Parents

A nine-year-old boy from Scotland has eaten a Carolina Reaper in a hilarious video uploaded to YouTube. The chillies can reach up to 2,200,000 on ...

YouTube Star Under Fire For 'Forceful' Sex Tape With 16-Year-Old Girlfriend

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Carter Reynolds takes a break from social media after tweeting suicide threats following sex tape leak Social media star Carter Reynolds ...

Bus Argument Is The Most Manchester Thing To Happen Since The '90s

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.07.2015 | UK

An argument between a Manchester man and bus driver in a Manchester suburb is the most Manchester thing to happen since the Happy Mondays got stuck on...