Sun, 21 Apr 2019 16:24
Diminutive Korean ‘Kids Creators’ inject fresh perspective into YouTube
Twenty years ago, celebrity and K-pop idol crept up the list of dream jobs for children in Korea – a list formerly occupied by doctor, scholar, politician or government official. What followed were a flood of TV talent shows and reality programs on youth aspiring for the limelight.
Sun, 14 Apr 2019 02:16
Korean singer to vloggers: Don’t use YouTube solely for money
MANILA, Philippines — Vloggers must be passionate about their work and not chase after money, South Korean singer Jinho Bae, a YouTube star who first gained popularity here, said on Saturday.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:29
Line tops YouTube as most favoured brand among Thai women
Line has earned a superior impression score compared to other brands in the top 10 of brands favoured by Thai women, YouGov, a British international internet-based market research and data analytics firm, reported on Monday.
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 09:48
Social media operators meet to plot best practice guidelines
THREE big social media platforms have taken part in a workshop in Thailand that the organisers say was aimed at coming up with the best practice for use of social networks.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:00
Best Thai education is on YouTube
Re: “Causes other than funding behind education inequality”, The Nation, January 18, and “World Bank urges Thailand to urgently tackle education inequality”, January 17.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
Clairo comes to town
Clairo the teenager who’s made her name on YouTube singing “Pretty Girl” – is now on a world tour and will be stopping off in Thailand in March.
Sat, 12 Jan 2019 01:47
DTAC, YouTube join up to offer family friendly content
dtac HAS joined hands with Google to provide children-friendly and family-oriented content.
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 19:30
YouTube star arrested in drugs bust
Supatra “Baitoey" Buakaew, 21 – who became an internet sensation in Thailand doing her “snake dance” to the song “Burn it Down” by Ahzee and Faydee in a Bangkok club in 2017 – has been arrested along with her 39-year-old alleged drug-dealer boyfriend Pornchai Khumkrong, the Metropolitan Police Bureau said on Thursday.
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 01:00
Spreading happiness through singing
Duo Darlim&Hamabal creates YouTube sensation by covering J-pop
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:32
Google Korea under tax probe, signaling widening crackdown on foreign tech firms
South Korea’s tax agency has launched an investigation into the local branch of US technology giant Google over allegations of tax evasion on the part of some local YouTubers, a move that signals stepped up government efforts to crack down on foreign tech firms long accused of taking a free ride on lax regulations.
Sat, 24 Nov 2018 14:31
Korat man 'thought he could sell marijuana for sale on YouTube'
A man was arrested on Saturday for advertising marijuana for sale on YouTube after he claimed he believed it was now legal to sell cannabis in Thailand.
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 01:00
‘Cleaners’ on search-and-destroy mission
IF YOU HAD uploaded a very upsetting image or video on YouTube or Facebook, say the gory aftermath of a homicidal rampage or accident, and one day you could no longer find it, chances are it was taken down by “cleaners” who most likely are Filipinos, according to a documentary film by a German group.
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 01:00
YouTube links with UN to foster liberal views
YouTube and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Asia and the Pacific on Friday hosted the second APAC Creators for Change summit in Bangkok.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 09:25
Nagoya makes a play for Thai tourists
Chubu Centrair International Airport Nagoya is encouraging Thai travellers to experience Chubu region, a cultural hub in the heart of Japan with actress Natthaweeranuch “VJ Ja” Thongmee, host of “J Journey” on YouTube.
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 15:26
Muslim, Christian comedians get death threats over video about cooking pork
Comedians Tretan Muslim and Coki Pardede have claimed to have received several death threats after uploading a video on the popular video sharing platform Youtube in which they cooked a pork dish.