‘Take On Me’ tops a billion YouTube views: What makes 80s Norwegian hit so enduring?
Norway

‘Take On Me’ tops a billion YouTube views: What makes 80s Norwegian hit so enduring?

It’s arguably the biggest success in the history of Norwegian pop, and A-ha’s 1984 pop classic ‘Take On Me’ this week reached a new milestone.

Sex-ed to sexism: New series explores being a woman in Germany and the US
Germany

Sex-ed to sexism: New series explores being a woman in Germany and the US

Meet the German crossbow YouTuber fighting video giant for rights
Germany

Meet the German crossbow YouTuber fighting video giant for rights

Spanish YouTuber found guilty of humiliating beggar
Spain

Spanish YouTuber found guilty of humiliating beggar

New video emerges of YouTube brawl at Berlin’s Alexanderplatz
Germany

New video emerges of YouTube brawl at Berlin’s Alexanderplatz

Austria privacy activists file suit against streaming sites
Austria

Austria privacy activists file suit against streaming sites

Riot police called in after angry nerds storm tiny Bavarian village
Germany

Riot police called in after angry nerds storm tiny Bavarian village

Austrian court says YouTube is partly liable for copyright breaches
Austria

Austrian court says YouTube is partly liable for copyright breaches

Swedish college defends ‘YouTube lessons’ after minister’s criticism
Sweden

Swedish college defends ‘YouTube lessons’ after minister’s criticism

Action! School offers Sweden’s first course in YouTube
Sweden

Action! School offers Sweden’s first course in YouTube

YouTube star PewDiePie apologizes over racial slur
Sweden

YouTube star PewDiePie apologizes over racial slur

Swedish YouTube star PewDiePie in hot water over N-word slur
Sweden

Swedish YouTube star PewDiePie in hot water over N-word slur

YouTuber accused of sexual assault for ‘stealing kisses’ in the street
Spain

YouTuber accused of sexual assault for ‘stealing kisses’ in the street

Here’s PewDiePie’s message to critics after anti-Semitism controversy
Sweden

Here’s PewDiePie’s message to critics after anti-Semitism controversy

Disney drops YouTube star PewDiePie after anti-Semitic jokes
Sweden

Disney drops YouTube star PewDiePie after anti-Semitic jokes

Here’s when Swedish Youtube star PewDiePie will delete his channel
Sweden

Here’s when Swedish Youtube star PewDiePie will delete his channel

Swedish Youtube giant PewDiePie threatens to close his channel
Sweden

Swedish Youtube giant PewDiePie threatens to close his channel

Communications chief leaves job over ‘whore’ video
Sweden

Communications chief leaves job over ‘whore’ video

Politician fired after calling minister ‘whore’ in live clip
Sweden

Politician fired after calling minister ‘whore’ in live clip

‘Our parents told of the Berlin Wall. We’ll tell of GEMA deal’
Germany

‘Our parents told of the Berlin Wall. We’ll tell of GEMA deal’

YouTubers rejoice: GEMA lifts block on YouTube videos
Germany

YouTubers rejoice: GEMA lifts block on YouTube videos

Spanish boy racks up €100K bill in bid for YouTube fame
Spain

Spanish boy racks up €100K bill in bid for YouTube fame

PewDiePie penis pic sparks fake Isis claims
Sweden

PewDiePie penis pic sparks fake Isis claims

French groups sue Twitter and Facebook for allowing abuse
France

French groups sue Twitter and Facebook for allowing abuse

World Jewish Congress slams YouTube over neo-Nazi videos
Germany

World Jewish Congress slams YouTube over neo-Nazi videos

Swedish YouTube star trumps Trump online
Sweden

Swedish YouTube star trumps Trump online

Video of Swiss seniors falling off seesaw sparks buzz
Switzerland

Video of Swiss seniors falling off seesaw sparks buzz

French YouTuber burns fans in face cream gaffe
France

French YouTuber burns fans in face cream gaffe

Only one Spaniard has broken the one billion view barrier on YouTube
Spain

Only one Spaniard has broken the one billion view barrier on YouTube

Curious elk sniffs at hovering drone
Norway

Curious elk sniffs at hovering drone

Paris YouTubers get very own movie-making hub
France

Paris YouTubers get very own movie-making hub

Student’s selfie horror short storms the internet
Germany

Student’s selfie horror short storms the internet

Denmark’s 10 most seen YouTube clips
Denmark

Denmark’s 10 most seen YouTube clips

Swedish brothers launch first donut into space
Sweden

Swedish brothers launch first donut into space

Arrested: Man attacked woman for ‘fun video’
Spain

Arrested: Man attacked woman for ‘fun video’

Swedish ‘genital’ video gets remade in English
Sweden

Swedish ‘genital’ video gets remade in English

Spain’s ‘most stupid driver’ gets 6 months jail
Spain

Spain’s ‘most stupid driver’ gets 6 months jail

Italian prime minister’s bad English goes viral
Italy

Italian prime minister’s bad English goes viral

Swedish YouTube celebs find worldwide audience
Sweden

Swedish YouTube celebs find worldwide audience

‘We will take Spain back’: Syrian jihadists
Spain

‘We will take Spain back’: Syrian jihadists

Top 10 videos: How not to speak Italian
Italy

Top 10 videos: How not to speak Italian

Bullfighting groups cry foul over Twitter abuse
Spain

Bullfighting groups cry foul over Twitter abuse

VIDEO: Norwegian ad takes on anti-gay law
Norway

VIDEO: Norwegian ad takes on anti-gay law

VIDEO: France gets ‘happy’ in Pharrell clips
France

VIDEO: France gets ‘happy’ in Pharrell clips

Lausanne gets ‘Happy’ with new dance video
Switzerland

Lausanne gets ‘Happy’ with new dance video

France’s TV police target YouTube and iTunes
France

France’s TV police target YouTube and iTunes

‘The Fox’ tops YouTube 2013 chart
Norway

‘The Fox’ tops YouTube 2013 chart

Swedish mayor in ‘epic’ Van Damme tribute
Sweden

Swedish mayor in ‘epic’ Van Damme tribute

Italian war veteran finds himself on YouTube
Italy

Italian war veteran finds himself on YouTube

Van Damme’s ‘epic split’ eclipses Volvo layoffs
Sweden

Van Damme’s ‘epic split’ eclipses Volvo layoffs

VIDEO: Gravity spoof in Ikea rockets to viral fame
Sweden

VIDEO: Gravity spoof in Ikea rockets to viral fame

VIDEO: Haydn killed by Swedish mobile phone
Sweden

VIDEO: Haydn killed by Swedish mobile phone

Spotify money spat sparks lawsuit threat
Sweden

Spotify money spat sparks lawsuit threat

Swedish musicians set for YouTube windfall
Sweden

Swedish musicians set for YouTube windfall

VIDEO: Brave cat charges fox head-on
Norway

VIDEO: Brave cat charges fox head-on

Fox News jumps on Ylvis craze with promo vid
Norway

Fox News jumps on Ylvis craze with promo vid

Norwegian viral hit ‘The Fox’ back on iTunes
Norway

Norwegian viral hit ‘The Fox’ back on iTunes

Swedish town stung by ‘Allah is gay’ gaffe
Sweden

Swedish town stung by ‘Allah is gay’ gaffe

Mayor ditches election posters for music video
Germany

Mayor ditches election posters for music video

YouTube puts Germany into digital dark ages
Germany

YouTube puts Germany into digital dark ages

GEMA demands YouTube pay €1.6 mln in damages
Germany

GEMA demands YouTube pay €1.6 mln in damages

Youtube launching niche German channels
Germany

Youtube launching niche German channels

Court: YouTube liable for copyright breaches
Germany

Court: YouTube liable for copyright breaches

Website of music copyright watchdog GEMA hacked
Germany

Website of music copyright watchdog GEMA hacked

The downfall of the ‘Downfall’ mash-ups
Germany

The downfall of the ‘Downfall’ mash-ups

YouTube blocks music videos on German site in licensing tiff
Germany

YouTube blocks music videos on German site in licensing tiff

Ganz’s Hitler rages over Ronaldo, the BNP in You Tube mash-ups
Germany

Ganz’s Hitler rages over Ronaldo, the BNP in You Tube mash-ups

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Sweden

SVT in YouTube deal

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Sweden

YouTube clip leads to arrest of Swedish teen

Police investigate YouTube death threat
Sweden

Police investigate YouTube death threat

YouTube death threat ‘was a joke’
Sweden

YouTube death threat ‘was a joke’

‘Who threw it?’ – Swedish YouTube frisbee mystery solved
Sweden

‘Who threw it?’ – Swedish YouTube frisbee mystery solved

YouTube ‘game’ sends Swedish teen to hospital
Sweden

YouTube ‘game’ sends Swedish teen to hospital

Uppsala trio make YouTube hit with Robyn and cottage cheese mix
Sweden

Uppsala trio make YouTube hit with Robyn and cottage cheese mix

Having a laugh with Sweden’s famous elk
Sweden

Having a laugh with Sweden’s famous elk

Swedes and English: when things go wrong
Sweden

Swedes and English: when things go wrong

New breed of crazy Swedish chefs ride wave of YouTube fame
Sweden

New breed of crazy Swedish chefs ride wave of YouTube fame

Swedish Soundcloud set to expand with new American investment
Sweden

Swedish Soundcloud set to expand with new American investment

Stockholm iPad ‘magic’ a surprise YouTube hit
Sweden

Stockholm iPad ‘magic’ a surprise YouTube hit

Some of the most amazing Swedish hockey goals ever scored
Sweden

Some of the most amazing Swedish hockey goals ever scored

Bikini girls, penis-pumps and Ikea – Sweden in the eyes of Hollywood
Sweden

Bikini girls, penis-pumps and Ikea – Sweden in the eyes of Hollywood

FreddeGredde’s killer version of ‘Killer Queen’
Sweden

FreddeGredde’s killer version of ‘Killer Queen’

3-year-old Swede sings to YouTube stardom
Sweden

3-year-old Swede sings to YouTube stardom

Doc reported after breast surgery vids hit YouTube
Sweden

Doc reported after breast surgery vids hit YouTube

Swedish firemen turn up the heat in Harlem Shake video ‘shocker’
Sweden

Swedish firemen turn up the heat in Harlem Shake video ‘shocker’

Stockholm iPad ‘magic’ gets second run online
Sweden

Stockholm iPad ‘magic’ gets second run online

‘He bit me!’: New video emerges of violent arrest
France

‘He bit me!’: New video emerges of violent arrest

Spanish scientists sing way to YouTube success
Spain

Spanish scientists sing way to YouTube success

Singing priest becomes YouTube hit
Italy

Singing priest becomes YouTube hit

Spanish priest sacked for oral sex snaps
Spain

Spanish priest sacked for oral sex snaps

Job-seeking journalist sings CV on metro
Spain

Job-seeking journalist sings CV on metro

YouTube launches dedicated Swiss site
Switzerland

YouTube launches dedicated Swiss site

YouTube pulls plug on bloody bullfights
Spain

YouTube pulls plug on bloody bullfights

French company shuts down Lady Gaga’s YouTube channel
France

French company shuts down Lady Gaga’s YouTube channel

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Switzerland

Justice minister wants more internet monitoring

Norwegians cause splash with Titanic spoof
Norway

Norwegians cause splash with Titanic spoof

‘Evil’ Norwegian child terrifies YouTube users
Norway

‘Evil’ Norwegian child terrifies YouTube users

German YouTuber shakes up mainstream politics with viral video
Germany

German YouTuber shakes up mainstream politics with viral video

Merkel opens up in interview with German YouTubers
Germany

Merkel opens up in interview with German YouTubers

Merkel answers public’s questions on YouTube
Germany

Merkel answers public’s questions on YouTube

Oettinger ridiculed online for atrocious English
Germany

Oettinger ridiculed online for atrocious English