All posts tagged "YouTube"

  • "Eat Your Kimchi" creators Simon and Martina Stawski (Courtesy of Simon Stawski)
    ‘Eat Your Kimchi’ creators move to Japan

    By Jon Dunbar Simon and Martina Stawski, creators of “Eat Your Kimchi” on YouTube, surprised fans last week by announcing they are moving to Japan. The Canadian couple, known worldwide for their adventurous videos celebrating food, culture,...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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    Big Bang tops YouTube’s most-watched K-pop videos list for 2015

    SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Yonhap) — The music video for “Bang Bang Bang” by South Korean boy band Big Bang is the most watched K-pop video of the year, YouTube said Monday. The U.S. video-sharing website revealed the...

    • Posted December 7, 2015
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    BTS ‘RUN’ MV hits 2 million in 2 days

    The Bangtan Boys are heating up the last month of K-pop in 2015. The music video for the seven-member group’s new song “RUN,” released at midnight Sunday in South Korea, has hit two million YouTube views in...

    • Posted December 1, 2015
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  • Naver followed suit after Daum Kakao announced an active protest against government requests to view its message database.
    Naver hatches up plan to topple YouTube in S. Korea

    By Brian Han Let’s face it. When it comes to video streaming, there’s only one name that really matters and that’s YouTube. It’s just the way things have been for over a decade on a global scale. But...

    • Posted November 23, 2015
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    ‘Hello’ to fame as Korean schoolgirl takes viral cover to ‘Ellen’ show

    In just two weeks, a 16-year-old South Korean high school student amassed more than 13 million views on YouTube for her stunning cover of Adele’s “Hello.” The performance became such a sensation that Ellen DeGeneres and her...

    • Posted November 23, 2015
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    YouTube sees ‘tremendous’ growth potential in S. Korea

    By Bahk Eun-ji YouTube, the global video-sharing giant, said Tuesday that it expects further growth in the Korean online video streaming market with the rapid growth of mobile users in Korea. “Korea is one of the first...

    • Posted May 19, 2015
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    YouTube to give viewers ad-free option for monthly fee

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — YouTube will soon give viewers the option of paying a monthly fee to skip ads. On Wednesday, the online video service sent a letter to its most-popular content creators asking them to sign...

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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