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Watch New Yorkers Freak Out As A Rat Scurries Up & Down Their Subway Carriage (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK

Want to see a bunch of New Yorkers freaking out as a big fat rat scurries up and down a subway carriage? Well, you’ve come to the right place. T...

Student Buys Dream Audi R8 With Money Earned From Posting YouTube Videos

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A student who lives at home with his parents made enough money from posting videos of fast cars on YouTube to buy his own dream car - a £50,000 Audi ...

We Should Annexe Scotland, Say Russian Ambassadors In Leaked Tape

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK

Two Russian ambassadors have apparently been secretly taped boasting about annexing Scotland, Catalonia and Venice, in a leaked recording laden with e...

Yahoo-Tube: Is Marissa Mayer Plotting a YouTuber Mutiny?

Mat Greenfield | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Tech
Mat Greenfield

If Marissa Mayer wants to coax the big names on YouTube away, it may be as simple as giving them more guarantees of income than Google are willing (or able) to.

Turkey Moves To Block YouTube Following Similar Ban On Twitter

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK

The day after a court in Ankara ruled that the Turkish government’s recent endeavour to ban Twitter was illegal, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan...

11-Foot Shark Tows Kayaker For A Mile

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK

This astonishing footage shows how a Florida man was towed for miles by an 11-foot long hammerhead shark, captured by his head-mounted camera. The ...

Digital Activism Drives Democracy in the 21st Century

Hugh Salmon | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Politics
Hugh Salmon

For several years now, I have advocated that more intelligent use of the media options available to us in the 21st century can influence social change and a better world.

The Home Office Can Now Force Google To INSTANTLY Review YouTube Videos

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Tech

British spooks can now INSTANTLY flag videos on YouTube for review by Google if they are considered a national security threat, it has emerged. The...

The 'Strangers Kissing' Film Was A Fashion Ad. Insert Fury/ Indifference/ Confusion Here

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A video showing 20 strangers passionately kissing (with tongues and everything!) went viral this week - viral to the tune of 26million views in two da...

WATCH: What Happens When Strangers Are Asked To Kiss For The First Time

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

UPDATE: The 'Strangers Kissing' Film Was A Fashion Ad. Insert Fury/ Indifference/ Confusion Here Will it be awkward? Creepy? Uncomfortable? Tha...

Incredibly Long Train Set Tackles 'The Spiral'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Tech

This shouldn't be interesting but it is. For reasons it's hard to fathom it's actually slightly hypnotic, calming almost. Behold as a 241 car an...

Don't You Wish Your University Was This Honest?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Wow, an honest university advert? Well, that's refreshing. This commercial is, unfortunately, not the real deal. But it sure as hell makes a change...

Flipping Marvellous Food Tube Pancake Recipes

Jamie Oliver's Food Tube | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Oliver's Food Tube

We fired up our frying pans at Food Tube HQ this week and challenged the whole family to come up with top toppings for Shrove Tuesday. And the gang did not let us down, whipping up a splendid batch of Pancake Day videos.

Coldplay Reveal Spooky Sixth Album Title

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Coldplay have unveiled details of their sixth album, to be called Ghost Stories, as they released the first single to be taken from it. The band ma...

He Must Be Quackers: Swedish Man Strips Off & Dives Into Chilly Waters To Save A Duck (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK

Footage of a Swedish man stripping off and diving into a chilly lake to rescue an injured duck has gone viral. Kenth “Kenta” Rehn is filmed sw...

What Television Can Learn From Yahoo

Dawn Airey | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Dawn Airey

Television is still the ultimate lean-forward experience. It has shown that it can embrace digital opportunities, and is now beginning to understand how its content can be delivered and monetised worldwide in a way that wasn't possible ten years ago. As Darwin pointed out, you don't have to be the strongest to survive, you just need to be adaptable, and TV has shown that it can be just that. But there are still reefs ahead on which TV could founder. Television may be adaptable, but it is not very good at changing course quickly.

Kick Back With Food Tube

Jamie Oliver's Food Tube | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Oliver's Food Tube

We've been enjoying a stress free week at Food Tube HQ and our latest batch of videos certainly reflects this. With February's lashing rain and icy winds dominating our days, our thoughts have turned to warmer climates and chilling out with some fabulous food and drink.

WATCH: Nothing On Earth Is Better Than This Armadillo Gathering Leaves To Billie Jean

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Comedy

This armadillo is probably a better dancer than you. And he’s a multi-tasker – just look at that efficient leaf gathering! The only thing ...

WATCH: There's Something Strangely Soothing About This Raccoon Diligently Popping Bubble Wrap

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Comedy

Ah raccoons! Is there anything they don’t like doing? They enjoy fixing cars. They’re skilled at playing the water harp. And telegraph wire t...

Are Books on TV Dead? Enter the Bloggersphere

Hannah Beckerman | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Hannah Beckerman

How do you make programmes about books that people actually want to watch? And who - or what - should fill the gap left by the absence of books on mainstream TV? Macmillan clearly hope they've found the answer

Food Tube Is the Way to Your Heart

Jamie Oliver's Food Tube | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Oliver's Food Tube

Love has well and truly been in the air this week and the Food Tube family have been pouring their hearts into some Valentine's Day videos. It's been quite the love in. The channel welcomed YouTube legend Jim Chapman into the warm embrace of Jamie's kitchen with hilarious results.

Labour Is Setting the Pace - Online as Well as on the Streets

Michael Dugher | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK Politics
Michael Dugher

How we communicate continues to change. The rise of social media and online news means that elections will be fought in new ways. It will be quicker, more open, more democratic and more discursive, not least because for the first time it will also be fought online. Broadcast media still continues to dominate, but the fast-declining, overwhelmingly Conservative-supporting press will not have anything like the disproportionate influence they have had in the past.

Labour Is Setting the Pace - Online as Well as on the Streets

Michael Dugher | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK Politics
Michael Dugher

How we communicate continues to change. The rise of social media and online news means that elections will be fought in new ways. It will be quicker, more open, more democratic and more discursive, not least because for the first time it will also be fought online. Broadcast media still continues to dominate, but the fast-declining, overwhelmingly Conservative-supporting press will not have anything like the disproportionate influence they have had in the past.

If YouTube Did The Winter Olympics

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2014 | UK Comedy

If YouTube did the Winter Olympics, we think some of the disciplines would be rather different... (Made for HuffPost UK Comedy by Handface and Davi...

Love Song To A YouTube Valentine

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Comedy

It's a beautiful love song about a woman and... well, we'll let you find out by watching comedian Rachel Parris's latest funny music video, above. ...