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YouTube Rewind 2019 released - is it as bad as 2018?
YouTube Rewind 2019 released - is it as bad as 2018?
YouTube has published its YouTube Rewind 2019 video, highlighting content on the world's largest video platform. Last year was a disaster. ...... 06 Dec 2019
Google simplifies shifting streaming music between devices with voice, apps, or touch
Google simplifies shifting streaming music between devices with voice, apps, or touch
Many homes now have multiple media and entertainment devices spread throughout, and Google wants to make it easy to switch the device you are ...... 09 Oct 2019
Fire Challenge: Mother warns after son burned for social media stunt
Fire Challenge: Mother warns after son burned for social media stunt
A mother is warning about the dangers of social media 'challenges' after her 12 year old son is badly burned doing the so called 'Fire Challenge'. ...... 04 Oct 2019 - 4 comments
YouTube Music is now pre-installed on new Android devices
YouTube Music is now pre-installed on new Android devices
Google has tried to capture the music market with different iterations of streaming services for quite a while without much success. Previously ...... 27 Sep 2019
Google copies one of Spotify's most popular features to YouTube Music
Google copies one of Spotify's most popular features to YouTube Music
Spotify has become truly a force to reckon with in the music industry. Even giants like Apple, who used to be the top dog when it comes to digital ...... 23 Sep 2019
YouTube's TV portal shutting down
YouTube's TV portal shutting down
YouTube has become immensely popular in the past few years. It might not be the TV killer everyone thought of, that's probably Netflix, Disney, ...... 15 Sep 2019
Apple to stream iPhone event first time ever on YouTube
Apple to stream iPhone event first time ever on YouTube
If you are like us, part of the tech press or even a fanthusiast of Apple, you've probably watched some of company's annual launch events online. ...... 07 Sep 2019
YouTube restores controversial channels removed earlier this week
YouTube restores controversial channels removed earlier this week
Earlier this week, YouTube had removed popular accounts from its service citing infringement of its rules on hate speech and conduct. It then ...... 01 Sep 2019
You can soon watch YouTube Originals for free
You can soon watch YouTube Originals for free
As Netflix made it obvious, for Redbox and Blockbuster painfully so, that streaming is the new medium for TV and movies, every major player ...... 17 Aug 2019
Russia warns Google over YouTube videos and notifications
Russia warns Google over YouTube videos and notifications
Roscomnadzor has warned Google to stop promoting 'illegal mass events' through YouTube as protesters target the government. Russia has seen ...... 12 Aug 2019
Major change to YouTube rules: Copyright claims now require timestamp
Major change to YouTube rules: Copyright claims now require timestamp
YouTube has managed to dodge the 'copyright mafia' since the beginning, or at least since acquisition by Google, fairly well. I guess having ...... 10 Jul 2019
Chromecast, Android TV get Prime Video plus YouTube comes to Fire TV devices
Chromecast, Android TV get Prime Video plus YouTube comes to Fire TV devices
The mending relationship between Amazon and Google continues with Prime TV support coming for Chromecast, Android TV. Amazon Prime Video ...... 09 Jul 2019
YouTube to remaster old music videos
YouTube to remaster old music videos
YouTube and Universal Music Group are to remaster just under 1,000 music videos with HD picture and improved audio. YouTube likely houses ...... 20 Jun 2019
Google's music services are not even close to catching up to Spotify and Apple
Google's music services are not even close to catching up to Spotify and Apple
Google has some massive services that reach hundreds of millions or even billions of people. Whether it is the all-encompassing search or Gmail, ...... 09 May 2019
Google and Amazon settle differences with Prime Video, YouTube, Chromecast
Google and Amazon settle differences with Prime Video, YouTube, Chromecast
A dispute broke out between Google and Amazon approximately two years ago when Amazon released the first smart display, Echo Show. The device ...... 18 Apr 2019
YouTube to follow Netflix's lead with interactive content
YouTube to follow Netflix's lead with interactive content
To end the year, streaming giant Netflix released their first ever interactive movie. For Netflix Black Mirror: Bandersnatch was a trial of ...... 11 Apr 2019
TV viewing down in all age groups, YouTube dominates mobile traffic
TV viewing down in all age groups, YouTube dominates mobile traffic
Smartphones are becoming an inseparable part of people's lives. An argument can be, and has been, made that we are already cyborg's because ...... 22 Mar 2019
App sales goes up thanks to Netflix and Battle Royale games
App sales goes up thanks to Netflix and Battle Royale games
Smartphone sales might have peaked already but app usage is likely going up for a few years still. Research firm App Annie has released ...... 17 Jan 2019
YouTube will remove annotations, people in videos will be pointing to nothingness
YouTube will remove annotations, people in videos will be pointing to nothingness
YouTube has finally confirmed that it will be removing annotations from its platform altogether. The see-through floating boxes are going to ...... 28 Nov 2018
YouTube offering ad-supported movies
YouTube offering ad-supported movies
YouTube is now offering some feature-length films for free, supported by advertisements. It added the films to the service quietly in October ...... 19 Nov 2018 - 1 comment
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