Govt orders YouTube to block 45 videos from 10 channels of the platform; Check out WHY | Technology News

New Delhi: Based on the input of intelligence agencies, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting directed YouTube to ban 45 videos from 10 YouTube channels. The respective videos were banned on September 23 under the provisions of the Information Technology Regulations (Intermediate Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Act) 2021. The cumulative viewership of the banned … Read more

YouTube won’t disclose what percent of ad revenue it plans to set aside for Shorts creators

When the YouTube spokesperson was asked what percentage of short ad revenue would be in this group of creators, he did not answer the question. Pressed in a follow-up email, the speaker replied, “We don’t have more details to share other than what’s here,” noting that Blog post With YouTube announcing the new plan, which … Read more

The YouTube baker fighting back against deadly “craft hacks”

A warning in the description of each 5-minute “craft” upload reads: “The following video may show activity performed by our representatives within [sic] Environment – Please use judgment, care and precautions if you plan to repeat.” Wilkins said TheSoul Publishing has a “quality assurance” team that reviews each video throughout its production, and “we adhere … Read more

WhatsApp entering film-making business, to premiere its first original short film ‘Naija Odyssey’ on Amazon Prime Video and YouTube | Technology News

New Delhi: In an unusual move, WhatsApp owned by Meta is taking an adventure in the film industry and will premiere its first original short film “Naija Odyssey” on Amazon Prime Video and YouTube. The 12-minute short film tells the story of NBA player Giannis Antetokounmo, born in Greece to Nigerian parents. “The Greek Freak. … Read more