A Hacker Found GPS Data in the Audio of This Police Chase Video

It's incredibly noisy in the cockpit of a helicopter, and you'd assume the sounds you hear in any YouTube police chase video were just the deafening whine of the chopper's engine. But as one hacker discovered, that monotonous drone can actually hide some useful data, like the helicopter's GPS coordinates. » 2/03/14 11:38am 2/03/14 11:38am

"Budget Turbodiesel Daily Driver" Is The Build Show For You

We joke about the official car of Jalopnik being a brown rear-wheel-drive manual turbodiesel wagon Miata, but if you have one of those things (a turbodiesel), these Finns plan on showing you how to make it faster. » 1/21/14 3:20pm 1/21/14 3:20pm

Drunk Driver Confesses To Killing a Man in YouTube Video

Vincent Canzani was a 61-year-old Navy submarine veteran living in Ohio. Divorced with two daughters, he was an amateur photographer and a cigar connoisseur who'd just recently started working part-time at his favorite tobacco shop, the Tinder Box, in Columbus. Around three in the morning on Saturday, June 22, Vincent… » 9/06/13 1:43pm 9/06/13 1:43pm

How Casey Neistat Shot an Amazing Car Commercial With Zero Planning

Filmmaker Casey Neistat and Mercedez-Benz don't pair easily in people's minds. One's a YouTube renegade, the other is the manufacturer of cars you can't afford. And yet! They teamed up and made an ad. The result is as surprising and weird as you'd expect it to be. » 9/05/13 3:34pm 9/05/13 3:34pm

Watch And Discuss The Race of Champions Here Now!

Did you enjoy yesterday's video from the Race of Champions Nations Cup? And then did you find yourself wanting more? Well, we have great news for you — we've got a whole lot more coming at you from Rajamangala National Stadium in Thailand. » 12/16/12 7:00pm 12/16/12 7:00pm

Motorcycle Rider Who Filmed Himself Doing 186 MPH Turns Himself In

If you somehow get your motorcycle to travel at speeds approaching 200 mph and happen to capture the moment on video, it's best not to post it on YouTube. Or if you do, you should lie about where the video was shot. » 7/26/12 12:20pm 7/26/12 12:20pm

Gymkhana 5 Viewed 5.1 Million Times In 24 hours

The video of Ken Block tearing up San Francisco in an insane Ford Fiesta — better known as Gymkhana 5 — was a creative success for a brand that's constantly having to one-up its own crazy adventures. We can now report it was a viral marketing success as well, with approximately 5.1 million views in just 24 hours. » 7/10/12 10:00am 7/10/12 10:00am

EXCLUSIVE: How The NFL Fumbled Chrysler's Commercial

Chrysler's Clint Eastwood ad was the most controversial commercial (for various reasons) of this year's Super Bowl. But it wasn't controversial enough that someone acting on behalf of the NFL should have had it pulled off YouTube. How and why they did it demonstrates just how easy it is for someone to falsely claim… » 2/07/12 1:30pm 2/07/12 1:30pm

Why Did The NFL Make YouTube Pull Down Chrysler's Clint Eastwood Super…

Of last night's commercials, Chrysler's Clint Eastwood ad was undoubtably one of the best. So why did the NFL claim copyright on the video and force YouTube to pull it down this morning? UPDATE! » 2/06/12 9:00am 2/06/12 9:00am