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Is YouTube Red the Future of the Internet?

The Turning of a Red Tide: YouTube entered a brave new world last week as it released YouTube red.  This move represented a shift in new Internet paradigm as one of the world’s largest marketing platforms is now taking steps to adopt a subscription-based model.  This may not seem like a revolution for the world of video media.  Ever since people began recording content they have been selling it. Movies charge admission, cable charges subscriptions, as do online streaming sites such as Netflix and...

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The Most Popular Car Brands in Internet Videos

Unreel entertainment is on a mission to map and index the worlds digital media.  To do so we have created an advanced AI bot we call Bumblebee.  Our patented bot is able to determine which videos are trending online and then catalogue social engagement around them across several channels.  In other words, when Bumblebee decides a video is trending it then collects and analyzes what people are saying about it on Youtube, Twitter, Facebook, and Reddit.  We have gone through...

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JustLOL and Chill > Netflix and Chill

JUSTLOL and CHILL Better than Netflix and chill in every way: Netflix and Chill has taken over.  The phrase has become so engrained in todays pop culture terminology that even parents know what it means. Few relationships today exist without Netflix and chilling. But is it even the best option out there? JustLOL is our brand new app that has become a sensation. Upon its release the internet went crazy for it as an alternative to Netflix; and so JustLOL and chill was...

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Why Video Discovery Sucks

How do you find a video you don't know about? Imagine this very common scenario.  You are at your computer and want to watch videos to kill some time. You do not have any specific video in mind, but you want something that’s fresh, popular, and in this case funny. Without the knowledge of which channels provide that, you go straight to YouTube search and enter the word ‘funny.’  The results?  You mostly see compilation videos of pranks, bloopers, and fails. ...

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The 7 Most Offensive Halloween Costumes of 2015

Based on the viral videos that have made this a year to remember, or forget, depending on who you are. Pizza rat will be everywhere It is Halloween season and that means cooler weather, pumpkin spice everything, and lists of the top costumes for 2015 based on pop culture.  All year Unreel has been surfacing the top viral videos,  highlighting some interesting characters. Instead of ripping off every other publication’s list of trending video parody costumes, Unreel is here to help you...

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The Top Viral Videos Of All Time

Video online B.Y. (Before YouTube) The Internet is on the cusp of overtaking television as the preferred video platform for consumers and rightfully so.  Ever since the modern web’s conception in 1990, it was apparent that it would one day be the new home for video.  It is only human to see blank surfaces as a canvas for entertainment.  From the Lascaux Cave paintings to Da Vinci's Sistine chapel, if we can alter something with media, we do.  Naturally computer screens...

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NASA’s Huge Announcement

The "Wet" Red Planet: On Friday NASA made the announcement for an announcement they planed on making about a “Major” scientific discovery on Mars.  This is not atypical, as NASA relishes the opportunity to create a buzz when they have a truly newsworthy discovery.  The night before the announcement, the heads of  space enthusiasts everywhere hit the pillow with thoughts of flowing water, fossilized life forms, and even Martians swirling through their minds.  On Monday NASA did not disappoint, announcing there is liquid...

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The Ultimate Guide to Attending TechCrunch Disrupt

From strategies to hacks, how to make the most of the event. What to expect when your startup does TechCrunch Disrupt. TechCrunch Disrupt has the reputation of being the premier event in the startup universe and that is more then justified.  Alumni of Disrupt include titans of the startup world who have gone on to become major companies in their respective industries.  It is wrong to discredit such revolutionary companies by attributing their success purely on being crowned at the battlefield event....

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Reddit: Unreel’s Crystal Ball

Our Reddit Reel peers into the Internet's future, introducing you to top videos before they go viral: Our mission at Unreel is to bring viewers the most entertaining Internet videos, as they begin to trend with the most talked about moments tagged.  That would not be possible without integrating Reddit into our secret sauce for surfacing the moments that matter in videos.  To do so we send our brave AI bot Bumble Bee out into the Internet abyss to crawl engagement...

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