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...

YouTube and Vlogging: The Future of Fame and Fortune

Emily Hay | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Emily Hay

YouTube and its vloggers are the future of entertainment as we know it; but if it's to stay as popular and widespread as it is today then it needs to have its content creators conform to the same kinds of regulations television and other forms of media do. With fame comes a certain responsibility - and these new YouTube celebrities need to take that upon themselves.

My Life Living With Cancer...

Charlotte Eades | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Charlotte Eades

The first instalment of my 'Cancer and...' series dealt with a well known, but often misinterpreted, aspect of suffering with cancer: being bald. I felt that hair loss and potential baldness where highly important points of discussion, especially, given that baldness is so often regarded as the 'face' of cancer...

YouTube Have Compiled The Coming Out Videos Into One Massive Tear-Jerker

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK

YouTube has celebrated Pride and the Supreme Court's gay marriage ruling by creating possibly the most emotional video to ever grace the internet. ...

The Amateurish Toy Unboxers of YouTube

Michael Spicer | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Comedy
Michael Spicer

As we speak, this movement is making a big cultural leap. Unboxers are not only unboxing the toys but also playing with them. This of course adds extra pathos to the clips because there's nothing quite as upsetting as watching an adult hand moving a small anthropomorphic puppy around and doing the voices.

Lucy Sherriff

Joey Graceffa Explains What It's Like To Come Out To Four Million Followers On YouTube | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Joey Graceffa is a 24-year-old singer, author and vlogger, with more than 4.7m subscribers to his YouTube channel, and another 2.3m followers on his I...

The Amount Of Earwax Removed From This Guy's Ear Is Utterly Horrific

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you're about to tuck into some tasty lunch, then you might want to look away now... This video from YouTube user Kyle Davis shows what happens w...

This #AppleWatchPoolPrank Is Insanely Cool But Cruel

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Tech

The #AppleWatchPoolPrank is the result of a guy's (understandably) precious attitude to his new Apple Watch. YouTuber Troye Sivan, who has over...

Lucy Sherriff

The Secret To Becoming A Famous YouTuber (Clue: It's Not Cat Videos) | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education

At 25, I probably form part of the "YouTube generation", yet the world of vloggers is alien to me. How did Zoella get so famous? What is it that makes...

Video Raises the Bar, but Extends the Opportunity for Brands

David Atkinson | Posted 08.06.2015 | UK
David Atkinson

The ease with which anyone with access to a smartphone or tablet can create their own video content was recently demonstrated when MP Chuka Umunna announced his intention to stand for the Labour leadership with a YouTube posting.