Lebanon arrests 'prankster' for threatening to behead children

Lebanese police have arrested a man who staged a sick prank by filming himself threatening to behead three Syrian refugee children left in his care, a security official said on Saturday.

Facebook draws some of YouTube's top content producers: WSJ
Facebook draws some of YouTube's top content producers: WSJ

Facebook Inc has approached some of YouTube`s biggest content producers to get them to distribute their videos on the social network, the Wall Street Journal said on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter.

Five million Gmail accounts leaked: Are you at risk?
Five million Gmail accounts leaked: Are you at risk?

Panic struck Google users around the globe after it was revealed that Russian hackers had targeted the Internet behemoth and posted usernames and passwords of almost five million accounts online.

REDEFINING INDUSTRY VISITS

The gulf between understanding and successfully applying what is taught in college is the largest in the education realm. Patricia Mascarenhas gives students an alternative to narrow this gap.

Fiji says its captive troops are shown in video

Fiji said Thursday that its 45 United Nations peacekeepers being held captive in Syria are shown in a video posted on YouTube.

Watch: Man jumps inside an active erupting volcano, takes incredible selfie
Watch: Man jumps inside an active erupting volcano, takes incredible selfie

Adventure can't get better than this! We are talking about George Kourounis, a Canadian adenturer who ventured to go where no one ever would imagine- inside the Ambrum Volcano. This extreme feat of his has gone viral after he uploaded a video of it to YouTube last month. 

Watch: 'Mutant Giant Spider Dog' spooks random people
Watch: 'Mutant Giant Spider Dog' spooks random people

Chica, 'the Spider Dog', has become the latest rage on YouTube as a hilarious video of the pooch chasing terrified people on the streets has gone viral.

More British users shun morning coffee for smartphones

Even before sipping their morning cup of tea or coffee, a third of smartphone users in Britain look at their device within five minutes of waking up, according to a survey by the professional services firm Deloitte.

YouTube falls short on basic life support videos
YouTube falls short on basic life support videos

A new study has observed that there are very few CPR and basic life support (BLS) videos available on YouTube that provide instructions which are updated with recent health guidelines.

Don't rely on YouTube videos to save lives
Don't rely on YouTube videos to save lives

YouTube is full of videos depicting life saving techniques like Cardio-pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Basic Life Support (BLS) but only a handful of these provide instructions which are consistent with recent health guidelines, says a new study.

Dad secretly films daughter taking selfies, posts on YouTube

Parents who are tired of their children clicking selfies all the time, this father may have a way to curb the habit: by making a secret video of your child while he/she is busy making a selfie to their embarrassment later!

When Alia Bhatt decided to fix her brain

After the jokes on Alia Bhatt that spread like wildfire, the actress has bravely shot a video to give it back to the everyone who laughed at her lack of general knowledge.

Facebook the leader but Google apps hot favourites

Social networking website Facebook is the most used app, but Google apps dominate the top 10 slots when it comes to selecting from over two million apps available in the Apple and Google stores.

Google may allow kids under 13 to sign up for Gmail, YouTube

For the first time, internet giant Google is to open Gmail, YouTube and some of its other services to children under the age of 13, according to media reports.

Indian Haj pilgrims to go hi-tech this year

More than 136,000 Indian Haj pilgrims coming to Saudi Arabia this year will be benefited by several high-tech apps, including Google Maps, to facilitate hassle-free pilgrimage.

YouTube`s music subscription service will be called `YouTube Music key`: Report

YouTube`s rumored subscription music service will be reportedly called YouTube Music key.

Japan has information one of its nationals is being held by Islamic State in Syria

Japan has received information that one of its citizens has been captured in northern Syria by the Islamic State militant group, the foreign ministry said on Monday.

I try to outdo myself every time: Yo Yo Honey Singh

Rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh, who has been dubbed as the current singing sensation of Bollywood, says he is glad to have been accepted by the industry but his struggles have not ended yet as he tries to outdo himself every time.

Alien on the moon is just dust: NASA scientist

A famous image showing an alien walking on the moon is simply "dust, an eyelash or scratch on the negative" of the film that took the image, NASA has said.

Turkish PM Erdogan compares social media to `murderer`s knife`

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday launched a blistering new assault on social media, comparing the likes of Twitter to a "scalpel in the hand of a surgeon" and a "knife in the hand of a murderer."