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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
YouTube lands on Nintendo Switch
YouTube lands on Nintendo Switch
Nintendo Switch users can now watch YouTube videos on the console, with support for 360-degree content. The availability of YouTube for Nintendo ...... 09 Nov 2018
YouTube deletes Red Dead Redemption 2 clips
YouTube deletes Red Dead Redemption 2 clips
YouTube has removed clips of Red Dead Redemption 2 after a BBC report pointed out videos showing a non-playable character being assaulted and killed. ...... 08 Nov 2018
Google paid $3 billion to rights' holders through Content ID
Google paid $3 billion to rights' holders through Content ID
Google reveals it paid out more than $3 billion to rights' holders through its Content ID tool on YouTube. Content ID is part of Google's ...... 08 Nov 2018
YouTube's Dark Theme is on Android - How to Enable
YouTube's Dark Theme is on Android - How to Enable
The latest official YouTube app for Android has gotten a new Dark Theme and you can easily switch to it. Google previously revealed that ...... 07 Sep 2018 - 1 comment
EU Copyright proposals prompt warnings from rights' groups, tech platforms
EU Copyright proposals prompt warnings from rights' groups, tech platforms
Once again, policymakers in the European Union will be voting on very controversial Copyright Directive that could drastically change the web. ...... 05 Sep 2018
YouTube MP3 download sites targeted by music industry
YouTube MP3 download sites targeted by music industry
The music industry has its sights set on the high number of websites and mobile apps that enable users to download the music from YouTube videos. ...... 04 Sep 2018 - 1 comment
Reports: More users pirated KSI vs Logan Paul than paid to watch it
Reports: More users pirated KSI vs Logan Paul than paid to watch it
According to some reports, more people watched pirated streams of KSI vs. Logan Paul online that paid to watch the official stream. The official ...... 27 Aug 2018
Google raises its age limit to 16 - includes YouTube, Android, Gmail, ..
Google raises its age limit to 16 - includes YouTube, Android, Gmail, ..
In several European countries, Google has recently raised its minimum age limit to 16 years. This means that minors under 16 cannot create new ...... 25 Jul 2018
YouTube's Picture-In-Picture mode rolling out to more Android devices
YouTube's Picture-In-Picture mode rolling out to more Android devices
According to reports, non-premium YouTube users are getting the picture-in-picture feature on their Android devices. The PiP feature will ...... 28 Jun 2018
YouTubers complain about subscriber notification issues
YouTubers complain about subscriber notification issues
YouTubers have used VidCon to vent their frustration at YouTube over declining viewership due to subscribers not being notified of new videos. ...... 26 Jun 2018 - 4 comments
Singles chart will include YouTube video views in UK
Singles chart will include YouTube video views in UK
The Official Charts Company in the UK will begin counting YouTube video views in its singles chart ranking from Friday. User-uploaded videos ...... 25 Jun 2018
IGTV pushes Instagram into video space
IGTV pushes Instagram into video space
Instagram will compete with existing video giants like YouTube following the launch of IGTV this week. The Facebook-owned social network ...... 21 Jun 2018
Hackers remove Despacito from YouTube
Hackers remove Despacito from YouTube
Hackers that call themselves Prosox and Kuroi'shi have successfully hacked YouTube. They managed to remove the most successful music video of ...... 10 Apr 2018
Google expands data-saving YouTube Go availability to over 130 countries
Google expands data-saving YouTube Go availability to over 130 countries
Last fall Google released their new data-saving YouTube Go app. If you are fortunate enough to have an unlimited data plan on your smartphone ...... 02 Feb 2018
Report: YouTube reaches music deal with Sony, Universal
Report: YouTube reaches music deal with Sony, Universal
Bloomberg is reporting that YouTube has reached licensing deals with Universal and Sony, a vital ingredient for its music service plans. ...... 19 Dec 2017
YouTube VR is now available on Steam, supports HTC Vive
YouTube VR is now available on Steam, supports HTC Vive
The future is in virtual reality. Or augmented reality. Or mixed reality. Clearly people are looking for some other reality than the one ...... 15 Dec 2017
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