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What makes a video go viral -- by the people who claim they do it

A survey examines why people share videos and contribute to making them go viral. Some claim to share them as a passive-aggressive act.

By October 19, 2015


Larry David (as Bernie Sanders) steals SNL with email, website jokes

Technically Incorrect: In an impersonation that even Sanders himself seems to admire, the "Curb your Enthusiasm" star suggests Sanders isn't too au fait with tech. It's already gaining huge YouTube traction.

By October 19, 2015


Today's YouTube hope-giver: Mama Rabbit defeats snake with kung fu kicks

Technically Incorrect: More than 2.5 million people have gravitated to a video of a mama rabbit trying to protect her babies. Mama teaches the snake a lesson, and how, with kung fu-style prowess.

By June 23, 2015


Cortana vs Siri and Point Break's remake in CNET UK podcast 435

Little hand says its time to rock and roll as we explore the record industry's love-hate relationship with YouTube.

By May 29, 2015


YouTube pays (more) stars to make new shows

The video site is paying top stars again, investing in popular entertainers like Smosh and the Fine Brothers of "Kids React..." fame to make new shows and feature-length movies.

By April 28, 2015


No deal with Apple to kill free music, Universal tells state investigators

In a letter to the attorneys general of New York and Connecticut, lawyers for the Universal Music Group say the label hasn't engaged in anticompetitive practices with Apple over free streams from Apple rivals like Spotify.

By June 9, 2015


YouTube's video pick spells doom for Adobe Flash

By using HTML5 by default to deliver YouTube video, Google helps the Web root out Adobe's Flash. The next challenge for the Web: competing with mobile apps.

By January 28, 2015


Grab a GIF from a video with new YouTube GIF creator

Instantly create and share a looping clip from your favourite YouTube video with the new tool.

By December 12, 2014


'Mutant Giant Spider Dog' leads YouTube's top videos of 2014

A Nike ad featuring soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo and a bend test of Apple's iPhone 6 Plus also rank among the top trending videos of 2014.

By December 9, 2014


Adios, silicon: Why exotic designs are the future for the chips in your gadgets

Decades of progress creating conventional computer chips will stall in the coming years, forcing some far-out ideas on semiconductor makers. Carbon nanotubes or quantum computing, anyone?

By April 17, 2015