YouTube’s New Rules: Help me build a Reddit for smaller tech reviewers?

YouTube changed the requirements for monetizing a new channel, and the numbers don’t look great for new content creators. With many producers complaining about videos being demonetized, what can we do to help support smaller content creators? I’m trying to build a small “feeder” community to discover new producers.

I hope you’ll help me support new and smaller producers by sharing, linking, and upvoting over at r/GlowingRectangles.


Official YouTube Creator Blog Announcement
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From Asus to Zotac – Juan SUCKS at VR! #CES2018 Vlog 4

My last official day covering CES 2018 with the Newegg crew! Spending some quality time with Zotac and Asus, apparently I’m not super great at the VR…

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Razer Project Linda, DJI Osmo 2, and more! – #CES2018 Vlog 3

CES 2018 is officially open! Our first mad dash through the show floor, we got to spend some time with Razer’s Project Linda and DJI’s Osmo Mobile 2. And it wouldn’t be a Vegas trip without sharing some drinks with friends at night.

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How we shoot videos for Newegg! #CES2018 Vlog 2

CES hasn’t officially started yet, but we’re already taking meetings and shooting videos! Here’s a quick sneak peek at what we’re producing for Newegg!

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On the road to Las Vegas! #CES2018 Vlog 1

The drive from Los Angeles to Las Vegas is one of my favorites. Hitting the road to cover CES, and there’s work to do even before the show officially starts!

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CES coverage with ONLY my phone? #CES2018 Vlog Day 0 – #MOJO

Can you cover a tradeshow ONLY with a phone? I’m challenging myself to produce videos on the ground at #CES2018 with only my smartphone! Here’s the setup I’m going to use! Hope I don’t screw this up…

Gorillapod http://amzn.to/2D2mNVb
Phone Mount http://amzn.to/2COxw84
Lume Cube http://amzn.to/2CPAglD
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Intel Kernel Security: Meltdown, Spectre, Kaiser – What you need to know!

Meltdown! Kaiser! Spectre! How bad are these security threats? How much will they slowdown YOUR PC? We’ve got more info on these issues, and links to press releases and industry analysis. Buckle up folks! 2018 is off to a rocky start for the entire computing industry!

Intel press release acknowledging the issue.
Google press release detailing affected products
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AMD press release explaining why AMD CPU’s aren’t affected the same way.

ARM official response to exploit on mobile processors.
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Intel Kernel Security Flaw: You might lose up to 30% performance…

A terrible start for 2018 and Intel. A security flaw was discovered in Intel hardware, and the fix could be VERY costly. Depending on what processor is in your computer, you might see performance losses anywhere from 5% to 30%. Yikes. And yes, even you Mac users will be affected. Here’s the scoop on Intel’s Kernel Security flaw. Pretty sure my next PC build will be an AMD…

*** UPDATE ***

Intel press release acknowledging the issue.
Google press release detailing affected products
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AMD press release explaining why AMD CPU’s aren’t affected the same way.

ARM official response to exploit on mobile processors.

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