Published: Sat, December 08, 2018
Culture&Arts | By Dora Pope

YouTube puts creators in control of Rewind 2018

YouTube puts creators in control of Rewind 2018

In February, people were consumed with the Falcon Heavy test flight. The YouTube channel touches on issues such as family and personal relationships, and also spotlights stories of inspiring millennials. "We knew YouTube was the ideal platform for these stories to reach millions and we are truly honoured and encouraged by this recognition from the good people at YouTube", he said.

The highly anticipated film features the incoming villain Cable, played by Josh Brolin.

The list also contained its fair share of viral fodder, including the "Yanny/Laurel" video and "Walmart Yodeling Kid".

The video of Mason Ramsey has 59,653,942 views and he's gone on to perform on the Ellen Show and the iconic Grand Ole Opry.

In case you aren't aware, Rewind is meant to showcase the top creators and content on YouTube each year.

An episode of James Corden's Carpool Karaoke gained the number four spot on the YouTube Rewind list.

Stranger Things 3: The Game Revealed at The Game Awards
This marks the second time Netflix and developer BonusXP have teamed up for a Stranger Things video game. There's a new game based on Stranger Things in the works! Check out the trailer for the game below.

Australia passes controversial encryption bill
Representatives of Google , Amazon and Apple did not respond immediately to a request for comment by the Reuters news agency. Apple refused , arguing that it would weaken encryption and it would create perilous privacy consequences for consumers.

USA politicians pay tribute to former United States president George HW Bush
Bush Sr was America's 41st president holding office between 1989 and 1993, and is credited with helping to end the Cold War . The president and first lady Melania Trump will attend the funeral at Washington National Cathedral, Sanders said.

According to YouTube's year-end analysis of Singapore's video trends, we seem to be really, really patriotic people.

The video, created by AsapSCIENCE, explains the science behind "Yanny" or "Laurel" debate.

Also featured is Simone Giertz, the YouTuber who made her name putting together unusual robots and who this year used the platform to document her journey having been diagnosed with a brain tumour.

The video is six minutes long and has racked up 46,340,306 views and Dobrik and Koshy explain why they've chose to part ways. Last year's clip was viewed more than 200 million times, and the newest installment, created again by digital content studio Portal A, is off to a tire-squealing start with almost 5 million views in its first two hours.

However, many users noted that the Infinite Warfare trailer was far from the most disliked video on the platform; instead, Justin Bieber's infamous "Baby" music video has taken that title, with well over nine million dislikes.

At time of publication, the video has a staggering 2.2 million dislikes-more than double the 1 million likes it's garnered.

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