Higher frame rates and a “tip jar” for content creators will be coming soon to YouTube.
Sony unloads a bevy of new software and hardware updates including a Westernized PS Vita TV, PS Now beta details, and YouTube sharing on the PS4.
A Google takeover of Twitch would likely see it integrated into YouTube, but Microsoft is also said to be interested in making an offer.
Google has launched a service called ‘Video Quality Report’ for customers to test how well their ISPs can serve up YouTube videos, and to offer ISPs ratings according to how well they manage the video service.
Will YouTube’s collaboration with DreamWorks screw over many popular vloggers? YouTube Nation is Google’s next project, and with the backings of DreamWorks Animation, it’s a sure fire for viewers, but what about content creator?
A new report claims that YouTube will demonstrate a new 4K streaming technology at CES that uses considerably less data than current formats.
In yet another brilliant publicity move boosting its reputation while at the same time dissing on the competition, Nokia has offered an unfortunate Samsung Galaxy S4 owner a Lumia handheld completely free of charge.
‘Change the YouTube comment section back to its original form’ petition gets 177K signatures and counting
Google has switched YouTube’s commenting to Google+, forcing users to activate the social network and use their real names and many irked users have turned to Change.org with the campaign to revert to the original commenting system has exceeded 177,000 signatures.
Google has integrated its Google+ social network into YouTube and now requires a profile before being able to comment on the video service. This move has since come under fire, even from one of the video sharing site’s co-founders.
Nokia has gotten really good of late at advertising its products at the expense of the competition, but nothing, not even that wickedly clever anti-Galaxy S4 Zoom marketing stunt, showcased the sheer brilliance the Finns are apparently capable of.
Google is planning to launch its own music video subscription service through YouTube, which will include both a free and paid offering. The service will be available for both desktop and mobile platforms.
Despite losing a court battle and agreeing to cease and desist demands, stream-ripper YouTube-MP3 remains online with almost full functionality.
Gaming critic and commentator TotalBiscuit has lashed out at game developer Wild Games for taking his video down, and iterated YouTube’s need to protect the rights of content creators on the site.
Microsoft has pushed out an update to its official YouTube app for Windows Phone, an update that takes it back to the early days when it was just a gateway to the mobile YouTube website.
YouTube’s copyright violation scanner bots are notoriously militaristic, to the point of disregard for lawful fair use. Now one copyright law professor is fighting back.
Come November, the mobile apps for YouTube will allow users to store videos offline and watch them without an internet connection.
Earlier today Google launched a revamped YouTube app for Android. They’ve also released a new update for iOS. The YouTube 2.0 for iOS app brings a couple of new features and much needed improvements.
Windows Phone users will be able to use the official YouTube app by Microsoft again starting today, a little over a month after Google complained and got the app removed from Windows Phone’s app store.
Google today released a brand new update of its YouTube app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The update brings a couple of new features, which include closed captions for live streams and video suggestion overlays.
On its eighth anniversary, YouTube has published some interesting stats about its usage.