YouTube’s Top 10 October Ads: Hobbit-Themed Air New Zealand Ad Ranks No. 1 With 11.6 Million Views

by Amy Gesenhues
October’s top ads on YouTube reinforce what the Internet taught us long ago: people love cat videos. With kittens as the stars of the No. 2 spot from Buzzfeed and Friskies, and No. 6 spot from Diet Coke, the two feline-centric ads earned a combined 9.8 million views in October. Air New Zealand’s “The Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made” won the top spot garnering over 11.Read the full article

Our food. Your questions. Is McDonald's beef real?

“Pink slime”? Worm meat? Fillers? You’ve been talking about McDonald's beef so we’ve opened the doors to Cargill, one of our U.S. beef suppliers. Follow Grant Imahara as he gets answers about the beef we use for your burgers. #ad What kind of beef do you use in your burgers? Do you use so-called “pink slime” in your burgers or beef treated with ammonia? How do you make your beef patties? Are there fillers or preservatives in your beef? Does your beef contain added hormones? Are your burgers fresh or frozen?

The Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made #airnzhobbit

As the official airline of Middle-earth, Air New Zealand has gone all out to celebrate the third and final film in The Hobbit Trilogy - The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies. Starring Elijah Wood and Sir Peter Jackson; we're thrilled to unveil The Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made. Special cameos by Sylvester McCoy, Dean O’Gorman and Weta Workshop co-founder Sir Richard Taylor. Directed by Taika Waititi. Enjoy!

CHANEL N°5: The One That I Want - The Film

A woman, a destiny, a perfume. N°5 #theonethatiwant The world's most desirable fragrance. Discover more on With Gisele Bündchen, Michiel Huisman and Lo-Fang, directed by Baz Luhrmann. Soundtrack: Title: "You're The One That I Want" Album: Blue Film (4AD) Performed by Lo-Fang Written by John Farrar (Warner Unichappell Music/Sony)

Diet Coke - Taylor Swift Kittens

What would life be like if it tasted as good as Diet Coke? Taylor Swift has an idea. Get a taste of her new album, 1989, in stores on October 27.

Official Fiat 500X teaser - blue pill

The Fiat 500X is bigger, more powerful and ready for action. In this official Fiat 500X commercial everyone who comes into contact with the 500x gets a little excited and you will too.

Dear Kitten: Regarding The Dog

Cat and Kitten are back again, and now there is a new "thing" in the household. How will they respond? Subscribe to Friskies YouTube Channel for even more cat videos: Watch Dear Kitten: Impersona-Cat: Watch Dear Kitten: My Friend Peanut: Watch The Original:

Together | LeBron James

This time it's bigger than basketball.

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Endures the Gluteus Maximus

The back pockets, on our pants, are awesome. We know they are vulnerable to pickpockets and have a greater chance of spilling the contents every time we sit, but we can’t resist it. The back pocket is still home to many wallets, keys, phones, etc. And apparently, our hips are strong – stronger than we give it credit for. Leaving things in your back pocket can lead to, well, bent things. Hence the question: what about my phone? Namely, the Galaxy Note 4. Samsung makes and sells hundreds of millions of smart devices each year, and it's very important that each and every one is in line with its strict quality control standards. So, to make sure you can rely on its devices, including Galaxy Note 4, Samsung runs rigorous tests both during and after development and production. This video shows some of the tests that Samsung runs to give you, and your back pocket, peace of mind. For more information, go to

How to Make a Real Hoverboard

How to make a real, functional Back to the Future style Hoverboard using neodymium magnets and a magnetic RF launchpad to achieve levitation. See the full creation at