How I Keep My Life 'Straight Up'

Em Ford | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Em Ford

Sharing with others what you're going through is a great way of overcoming and dealing with it. The impact of 'You Look Disgusting" meant that a lot of the online abuse actually ended due to the film. And I was completely blown away by the support - I had no idea that I would ever reach over 26 million views - and touched that so many women related to what I was saying.

Digital Dangers: How To Keep Your Children Safe Online

Javed Khan | Posted 27.08.2017 | UK Parents
Javed Khan

A survey of our specialist child sexual exploitation services last year showed how nearly two thirds of children groomed online who were referred to us were sexually exploited after meeting the attacker they met online.

Bringing Epilepsy To The Forefront

Torie Robinson | Posted 01.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Torie Robinson

everybody banner I was delighted to see the video go live. At the time of writing, we've had over 248,000 views of the video - which is brilliant. It was such fun filming and it was great to be able to help educate viewers. Hopefully this media coverage will continue help to reduce the irrational fear of epilepsy and consequently, the discrimination and awkwardness that some people with the condition still face.

Despacito - As You've Never Heard It Before, Metal AF, And Not For The Faint-Hearted

The Huffington Post | BeckyBarnes | Posted 26.07.2017 | UK Comedy

It’s officially the most streamed song of all time and probably the most hummed hit this year. Apologies if you’d just got the catchy single Despa...

Feel Instantly Relaxed By Watching These Stunning Visual Soundscapes From Planet Earth II

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.07.2017 | UK Tech

The world can be a stressful place. The daily news, work, social pressures can all build up over time and leave you feeling overwhelmed. Well the BBC...

These 9 YouTube Channels Are All You Need To Get In Shape

Jen Barton | Posted 12.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to working out, let’s be honest: finding excuses NOT TO is never our problem. “The gym is too far away.”“It’s too early/late....

Penis Contouring Has Arrived, As Jeffree Star Admits He Does It

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 10.07.2017 | UK Style

We may sometimes struggle to find time to contour our faces, but apparently the makeup stars of the world are moving in a contouring league of their o...

YouTube Star Shot Dead By Pregnant Girlfriend In 'Stunt Gone Wrong'

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.06.2017 | UK

A pregnant teenager has been charged in the fatal shooting of her boyfriend in what she says was a social media stunt gone wrong. Monalisa Perez, of H...

Remember When You Were An Insane Lovesick Teenager?

Olivia Jones | Posted 15.06.2017 | UK Entertainment
Olivia Jones

I'm about to tell you something very embarrassing but I'm only telling you on the basis you've probably done something similarly desperate before. When I was 15, struggling with my sexuality and obsessed with the Sugababes, I fell head over heels with a girl.

Royal Ramblings: Hate Divides, Wrestling Unites - A Message for YouTube

Danny Stone | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

It has been a difficult and painful few weeks for Brits. Terror attacks have tested our resolve and yet have demonstrated - as ever - that we will never submit to hate, nor be divided by it. Singular acts of hatred have simply served to inspire multiple waves of love and solidarity for and with victims and each other. We mourn and we remember but we do not give up.

Astonishing Slow-Mo Video Captures What Happens Inside A Firework

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 31.05.2017 | UK Tech

Fireworks are easily taken for granted when you think about it. Every year we go out buy them stick them in the mud and then just light them, letting ...

Georgina Callander Shouldn't Have Been Killed - That's Why I'm Crowdfunding For Her Family

Luke Cutforth | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK
Luke Cutforth

On Tuesday morning, having woken up at 6am and re-started the endless pull down to refresh mantra of the previous night, the situation became human. Sparking on Twitter, and then spreading out to news media, Georgina Callander was identified as the first confirmed victim of the attack. A young, eighteen year old girl, visiting a concert with her friends was mercilessly killed by an unknown attacker. Quickly it became apparent that she was a fan of my musician friend, Dodie, and together we decided that this feeling of "I have got to do something about this" had to manifest itself into something larger.

106-Year-Old YouTube Star Wows The World With Her Culinary Skills

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Mastanamma Karre is 106 years old. She’s also the incredibly popular star of YouTube channel ‘Country Foods’. The Indian great grandmother cooks...

Girl Puts Us All To Shame With Her Mechanic Skills, As She Changes The Oil In Her Dad's Car

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK Parents

Most parents would love their children to help out around the house a little more, and it seems it is never too early to get them started. This is aft...

The Destructive Consequences Of The Monetisation Of Human Attention

Roobla | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK Tech

The underlying fact is that our attention has become a commodity that can be manipulated to increase profit. And secondly that the attention industry poses a mortal threat to human happiness and flourishing.

Mum Issues Warning After DIY Slime Left Her Daughter With 'Chemical Burns'

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 03.05.2017 | UK Parents

A mum has warned other families about the dangers of allowing your children to make slime when unsupervised, after a product in the recipe left her da...

Social Media Companies Are Finally Held To Account For Their Inaction On Removing Illegal, Extremist And Hate Material

Fiyaz Mughal | Posted 01.05.2017 | UK
Fiyaz Mughal

The response from social media companies like Google, Twitter and You Tube in particular, has been bluster, public relations spin and media lines that have done nothing to help victims who have suffered so much on their platforms.

Facebook, Twitter And YouTube Branded A 'Disgrace' By MPs For Not Tackling Online Hate

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 30.04.2017 | UK Politics

Facebook, Twitter and other social media giants have been branded a “disgrace” by MPs for failing to crack down on the distribution of terror recr...

Britain First Hacked - YouTube Disabled And Leader Called 'Massive F*cking Chav'

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 14.04.2017 | UK

Britain First has been hit by a massive hack that as well as targeting its websites and Twitter accounts, also appears to have disabled their YouTube ...

Boy, 8, Learns To Drive On YouTube And Steals Dad’s Van For The Best Reason

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.04.2017 | UK

Driving to the nearest McDonald’s because you’re craving a cheeseburger is hardly unusual – unless you happen to be eight years old. That’s wh...

Zoella And Michelle Phan Top The First Ever List Of The Highest Earning Beauty Bloggers

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 11.04.2017 | UK Style

How much money beauty bloggers actually make has long been a secretive subject. But for the first-time ever Forbes has released a ‘Top Influencers ...

The Stig Just Broke A World Record In A 100MPH Bumper Car Built By Colin Furze

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Tech

From high voltage ejector beds to homemade hoverbikes, YouTube inventor Colin Furze has come up with some pretty inspired designs over the years. But ...

Ducks, Horses And Sexy Clay Bums - Just Another Week On The Internet

Ollie Peart | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Tech
Ollie Peart

Trying to keep up with what's going on in the internet is like trying to chase down a steroid stuffed greyhound while wearing stilettos and thumbing through an Oxford Concise Dictionary looking for the word "Metaphor". It's not easy.

Parents Warned About Disturbing 'Peppa Pig' Spoof Videos On YouTube

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 29.03.2017 | UK Parents

Parents are being warned about spoof ‘Peppa Pig’ videos on YouTube with storylines of horror and death. A BBC investigation called ‘Is your chil...

When Ads Meet Fascism On YouTube: What The Recent Google-Scandal Tells Us About Big Data Capitalism

Christian Fuchs | Posted 28.03.2017 | UK Tech
Christian Fuchs

Companies and the UK government pulled advertisements from YouTube after it had been revealed that some of these organisations' ads were presented together with videos featuring anti-Semitism, white supremacist ideology, hate speech inciting violence, and right-wing extremism...