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YouTube CEO Says Platform Preparing for Abortion Misinformation

Susan Wojcicki also explained why the video platform is still operating in Russia amid the war in Ukraine. "What we are really seeing in this conflict is that information is playing a key role, and information can be weaponized."

YouTube Brandcast 2022: Live Shopping, Shorts Take Center Stage as Platform Moves Away From Originals

YouTube will host its second Beauty Festival on June 16, but this time, viewers will be able to purchase products directly from the livestream.

YouTube Plans Live Shopping Bet as Ad Revenue Growth Slows

The video platform recently reported $6.86 billion in ad revenue during Q1, falling short of analysts' expectations after a year of major growth.

YouTube Ad Revenue Growth Slows, Falls Short of Wall Street Expectations

The video platform has focused more resources on Shorts, which executives say now averages more than 30 billion daily views.

YouTube, Major League Baseball Re-Up Streaming Partnership

The site will be home to 15 games in the 2022 season as MLB continues to cast a wide net with streamers.

Europe Takes Aim at Big Tech With Digital Markets Act

The new law, which takes effect in 2023, would force the likes of Facebook, Amazon, Google and Apple to change their business model in the EU or face massive fines.

LeBron James’ ‘The Shop’ Moves From HBO to Uninterrupted’s YouTube Channel

Season five of the Emmy-winning talk show created by Paul Rivera and Randy Mims kicks off March 4 with Donald Glover, J Balvin, Quinta Brunson and Lamar Jackson.

YouTube Pauses Monetization for Russian Media Channels Following Sanctions

The news follows a similar move on Friday from Meta which is "now prohibiting Russian state media from running ads or monetizing on our platform anywhere in the world" according to security policy head Nathaniel Gleicher.

YouTube Invades TV’s Upfront Week

The Google-owned streaming-video giant will hold its signature Brandcast upfront event in New York City the evening of May 17, while also participating in the IAB Newfronts.

Jamal Edwards, British Music Entrepreneur and YouTube Star, Dies at 31

His mother, broadcaster Brenda Edwards, said Monday that her son died the day before after a sudden illness.

YouTube Ad Revenue Tops $8.6B, Beating Netflix in the Quarter

The Google-owned video platform earned $28.8 billion in advertising revenue in 2021.

YouTube CEO: More Creators Are Making At Least $10K a Year

In an open letter addressing YouTube's 2022 goals, Susan Wojcicki also notes the platform will increase its focus on podcasting.