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  1. Cannes Lions: Google Executives Call for Online Pushback Against ISIS

    2:38 am 6/24/2015

    Executives vow that the Internet giant's YouTube will not let itself be used to propagate “brutally violent propaganda” such as beheadings, but also say no to blanket censorship. Read more

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  2. YouTube to Launch Gaming App

    11:00 am 6/12/2015

    The mobile app will be designed to help gamers keep up with their favorite channels, search for gaming-specific content and watch live streams. Read more

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  3. Japanese Superhero Caught in Film, YouTube Rights Dispute

    5:14 pm 5/20/2015

    Two Japanese companies duel over who owns Ultraman outside his country of origin.Read more

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  4. Advocacy Groups Slap YouTube Kids App for Inappropriate Content

    10:56 am 5/19/2015

    Two child- and consumer-advocacy groups have filed an updated complaint with the FTC arguing that they found content featuring porn, pedophilia, and drug and alocohol use on the family-friendly app. Read more

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  5. YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki to Give VidCon Keynote Speech

    9:34 am 5/19/2015

    The longtime Google executive is returning to the VidCon stage in Anaheim, Calif., for the second straight year. Read more

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  6. NewFronts: 'Fault in Our Stars' Author John Green Rocks Ad Buyers With Candid YouTube Pitch

    5:00 am 5/6/2015

    While some advertisers found his remarks encouraging — he said that ad buyers who focus on TV "risk losing relevance with an entire generation" — others were offended.Read more

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  7. NewFronts: YouTube Emphasizes Engagement With Help From Grace Helbig, John Green

    6:43 pm 4/29/2015

    The Google-owned video streamer made few announcements, instead focusing on a hard sales pitch to advertisers about the impact of its videos. Read more

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  8. Hot Docs: Italy, Canada Launch Documentary Co-Production Fund

    3:30 pm 4/28/2015

    Gianfranco Rosi's 'Sacro GRA' winning the 2013 Golden Lion in Venice has spurred a film development pact between Canada and Italy, which was unveiled at Hot Docs in Toronto. Read more

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  9. YouTube's Wong Fu Productions Debuts First Feature Film: "There’s Been a Culture Shift"

    10:00 am 4/28/2015

    ‘Everything Before Us,’ which opened the L.A. Asian Pacific Film Festival on April 23, will be released worldwide on Vimeo June 3.Read more

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  10. YouTube to Fund Original Series From The Fine Brothers, Smosh

    6:00 am 4/28/2015

    The Google-owned streaming video platform has also struck a deal with AwesomenessTV to produce several feature films over the next two years. Read more

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