We all know better than to read YouTube comments, the ignorant, barely literate epithets that malign gender, race, and sexual preference -- when they're not spamming for profitable work-at-home jobs -- posted below a video of cat inside a cardboard box. Arguably, the site is better known for the hate-spewing mouth-breathers who lurk in the comment sections than the videos themselves.
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The first-ever YouTube Music Awards on Sunday, improvised with plenty of celebrity cameos thrown into the mix, saw awards going to rapper Eminem and hip-hop duo Macklemore and Ryan Lewis.
The show made a clear bid for the quirky, a benefit of being streamed by YouTube rather than broadcast on television.
If the music itself sometimes felt a little overshadowed by all the hoopla, it shouldn't...Read more »
Lady Gaga and Eminem will be headline performers at the first YouTube Music Awards, the site said Tuesday.
The Nov. 3 award show in New York, which will be live-streamed, honors the top songs and artists that were viewed on the website in the past year.
Nominees will be announced later this month and voting by the public will determine winners, YouTube said.
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Google is about to require a Google Plus account to comment on YouTube videos, which could give both properties a boost.
Google is the undisputed king of Internet search. Last month, its share of the search market was 67%.
It even makes the most popular browser, Chrome, with 52% of the market.
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