YouTube Sensation Maru the Cat Stars in Uniqlo Ad

Maru, the Japanese cat who’s famous on YouTube for jumping in and out of boxes, puts his talents to work as the star of a new campaign for Uniqlo. Maru appears in the new commercial doing what he does best — jumping in and out Read More …

Every Sip, Toast and Chug on ‘Mad Men’

While you’re waiting for Don Draper to sling back more old fashioneds in season six of Mad Men, here’s a way to stay entertained: watching the entire cast drink a fatal amount of alcohol in less than five minutes. Slacktory compiled every on-screen drink of Read More …

5 Brands to Emulate on YouTube

When it comes to engaging consumers online, the bar has never been higher. A recent study revealed that 82% of Americans completely ignore most online advertising. And it makes sense — faced with endless amounts of media online, we’ve all developed an eye-glaze setting reserved Read More …

Tumblr Is for Fashion, YouTube Is for Music

Approximately 18% of the top 1,000 blogs on Tumblr are fashion-related, but on YouTube, less than 1% of the top 1,000 shows are about fashion. That’s according to Tumblr CEO David Karp and OpenSlate Studios, which developed the infographic below based on data it has Read More …

False Advertising behind the Natural Food Label (Video)

A funny video tells the truth behind the food labeled as natural… via

Embattled Todd Akin Asks For Forgiveness in New Ad

Todd Akin, the Republican Congressman from Missouri whose comments about rape over the weekend prompted calls for his resignation, is asking voters for forgiveness in a new ad. In the 30-second spot above, Akin acknowledges that “I used the wrong words in the wrong way Read More …

YouTube Show to Debut on Network Television

In a testament to the ever-expanding reach of YouTube, an online show that originated on the video-sharing site is making its television debut. Next month, ABC will begin airing Recipe Rehab, a cooking show on which chefs reinvent fatty meals to be healthier, Reuters reported. Read More …

Crazy Toyota Cat (Video)

The cat from Toyota New Zealand’s ad entitled ‘Feels Good Inside’ is willing to risk every one of his nine lives for one more ride in the new Toyota Corolla. via Adweek

8-Year-Old YouTube Sensation Performs at Social Good Summit

Toward the end of programming at the Social Good Summit on Saturday, attendees enjoyed a wonderful performance by YouTube sensation J.D. Malkin, known as jdviolinboy on the video sharing platform. In addition to being gifted musically, Malkin is also the newest youth ambassador of Save Read More …

An Open Letter To YouTube

Many YouTubers have noticed it, both the content creators and the viewers. YouTube has been changed and updated so many times in the past few years, it’s hard to keep track. And it hasn’t been for the better.  Besides for moving things around unnecessarily, users Read More …