Internet helps two homeless people have an easier Christmas
Two young people have used their ingenuity to ensure two homeless men won’t have to be out on the streets this December.
YouTubers and ads: does it pay to be honest?
They are massive stars and their endorsements can be better than primetime ads for brands. But as the advertising watchdog clamps down, do YouTubers risk falling foul of the rules?
Second YouTube star accused of sexual assault by fans
After British YouTube celebrity Sam Pepper was accused of sexual assault, Channel 4 News has spoken to a woman alleging sexual assault by a second British YouTube star.
Make-up and celebrity: #c4news meets YouTubers
They have millions of followers and they are redefining modern celebrity: meet Lily Pebbles, VivannaDoesMakeup, Sprinkle of Glitter, Tanya Burr and Pixiwoo, the social media and YouTube stars.
Gangnam Style hits one billion views
As Psy’s Gangnam Style becomes the first ever YouTube video to hit one billion views, Cathy Newman demonstrates why it has been such a hit.
YouTube vloggers: Louis Cole
YouTuber Louis Cole, whose vlogs have amassed more than 13 million hits in a year, tells Channel 4 News his videos started out as a “silly hobby with friends”.
YouTube vloggers: Charlie McDonnell
Charlie McDonnell, the UK’s most successful YouTube vlogger, tells Channel 4 News why he started vlogging and how he deals with the “fame” of being an internet celebrity.
The rise of the vloggers
From bedroom vlogger to internet sensation: Katie Razzall reports on the video bloggers attracting millions of YouTube hits.
YouTube vloggers: Sam Pepper
Why would you want to be on television? Sam Pepper, whose vlogs on YouTube/Sam go viral, tells Channel 4 News the future lies with the internet rather than television.