YouTube shorts are now available on TV

YouTube Shorts are now available in a TV-optimized format, the company announced today via a blog post. Android TV or Google TV owners will now be able to watch short videos through the YouTube app. YouTube Chief Product Officer Neal Mohan…

Watch Facebook Burn

Piracy. Disinformation. Surveillance. CYBER is Motherboard's podcast and reports on the dark underbelly of the internet.For nearly two decades, Facebook dominated the headlines and the lives of its users. It's been blamed for genocides,…

Move over, TikTok. This is… YouTube?

There was a brief period in the late 2010s when the titans of social media seemed unassailable. Facebook and Instagram in particular — companies with user bases that eclipsed the populations of entire continents — seemed so utterly…