"I’m going to destroy you": Employees who worked at YouTube say violent threats from volatile ‘creators’ have been going on for years (GOOG, GOOGL)

The attack on YouTube by Nasim Aghdam may be isolated act by a disturbed person but former .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

YouTube Employees Regularly Threatened by "Unstable" Creators and Vloggers

Staffers have been dealing with threats for years from creators not happy with changes......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 17th, 2018

YouTube employees have faced death threats from creators for years, BI says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 17th, 2018

Here"s how YouTube wants to secure its campus and better protect employees in the wake of April"s shooting attack (GOOG, GOOGL)

Greg Sandoval/Business Insider Yo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 6th, 2018

Google faced lots of challenges in 2nd quarter but Wall Street is confident earnings are unaffected (GOOG, GOOGL)

Google faced an antitrust investigation in Europe and saw thousands of employees protest the company's AI work with the military and even saw a woman shoot up YouTube's headquarters during the second quarter. Wall S.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 23rd, 2018

Here"s where Google"s first 21 employees are now (GOOG, GOOGL)

FilmMagic for YouTube Only six of Google's earliest employees still work at the internet giant — a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 25th, 2018

A New York Times story about YouTube"s internal "Condom Challenge" deliberations shows why keeping toxic content off the site is such a daunting challenge (GOOG, GOOGL)

Stephen Lam/Reuters A recent New York Times report highlighted the difficulties YouTube faces when deciding whether or not controversial con.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 23rd, 2019

The mother of the YouTube and 23andMe CEOs has a 5-letter catchword for raising successful children and she wrote a book about it (GOOG, GOOGL)

Joi Ito Ester Wojcicki — the mother of YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki and 23andMe CEO Anne Wojcicki — has a new book coming out.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 19th, 2019

Uber relies on Google Maps for its business and spent $58 million on it over three years (GOOGL, GOOG)

David Gray/Reuters Uber filed to go public on Thursday, and its paperwork shows that Uber spent $58 million on Google Maps between 2016 and 2018. Uber sees Google Maps as "critical" to its business, it says in the filing.  If Google and Uber .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 11th, 2019

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) strives for transparency

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) strives for transparency After employees walked out to protest its handling of sexual misconduct allegations—including payouts to executives—the company promised change. Now it’s bringing new details to light. Googl.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 13th, 2019

YouTube"s cable TV alternative now has more than 1 million paying subscribers (GOOG, GOOGL)

Getty YouTube TV now has more than 1 million subscribers, Bloomberg reported Friday.  The cable alternative costs $40 per month and comes with access to both broadcast chan.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 2nd, 2019

#YouTubewakeup: What You Need To Know

The hashtag #YoutTubewakeup continues to be a major trender Thursday after a viral video suggested Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL)'s Youtube property has a "wormhole into a soft-core pedophilia ring." read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 21st, 2019

A prominent former Googler says she has "grave concerns about how strategic decisions are made at Google today" and how it treats employees (GOOGL, GOOG)

Liz Fong-Jones Liz Fong-Jones, a prominent former Google engineer known for speaking out for employee rights, wrote about her experience i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 14th, 2019

A 13-year-old girl makes as much as $1,000 a day creating ASMR videos as YouTube works to keep its child stars safe (GOOG, GOOGL)

Life of Mak/YouTube ASMR, short for autonomous sensory meridian response, is a phenomenon where certain soft whispering or tapping sounds cause a tingly sensation in some p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 12th, 2019

U.S. and North Korean Spies Have Held Secret Talks for a Decade

Years of covert contacts with America’s bitter adversary helped pave the way for President Trump’s summit with Kim Jong Un. A comprehensive description of how the channel worked adds texture to the public picture of mutual threats and stymied talks......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 22nd, 2019

The organizers of the Google Walkout are calling on the tech industry to end forced arbitration employment agreements completely (GOOG, GOOGL, FB)

Troy Wolverton/Business Insider Organizers of last year's Google Walkout, where thousands of employees left their desks to protest the company's handling of executive sexual miscond.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 19th, 2019

How Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, and other popular apps are upending the e-commerce space (FB, GOOG, GOOGL)

BI Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from BI Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more abo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 1st, 2019

"YouTube Rewind 2018" is officially the most disliked video in YouTube history — here"s why (GOOG, GOOGL)

YouTube YouTube last week released its annual "Rewind" video, which features more than 130 YouTube stars and celebrities. Appearances included Will Smith, Marques Brownlee, Tyler "Ninja" Blevins, John .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 15th, 2018

"YouTube Rewind 2018" is now the second-most disliked video in YouTube history — here"s why people are so upset (GOOG, GOOGL)

YouTube YouTube last week released its annual "Rewind" video, which features more than 100 .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 10th, 2018

A top YouTuber did a ‘blind’ test to find the very best smartphone camera, and the iPhone lost in the first round (AAPL, GOOG, GOOGL)

MKBHD/YouTube On paper, and in technical comparisons, the iPhone XS ranks among the world's best smartphones when it comes to photography. But in a blind test conduct.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 4th, 2018

YouTube just gave a big clue that its $12-a-month Premium service is headed for extinction after only eight months (GOOG, GOOGL)

Noam Galai/Getty Images Starting in 2019, new original content on YouTube will be available.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 28th, 2018