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YouTube TV extends to 9 more cities
Jul20

YouTube TV extends to 9 more cities

When Google launched YouTube TV last year, only five cities had the opportunity of accessing it. The service has now been extended to more cities including DC, Houston, Atlanta, Phoenix, Detroit, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Miami-Ft. Lauderdale, Orlando-Daytona Beach-Melbourne, and Charlotte metropolitan areas. This brings the total number of cities that can access YouTube TV to 14. YouTube TV was launched with a free 30-day trial, which is...

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WhatsApp testing YouTube support feature
Jul18

WhatsApp testing YouTube support feature

You will soon be able to watch YouTube clips within your WhatsApp chat app, The Independent reports. The new feature, which is still being tested by the company’s engineering team, will take open and take over your entire screen. The report adds that you can only do one thing at a time—the app forces you to watch video or see your messages. In other words, you won’t be able to do both [watch YouTube clips and read your chat messages]...

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YouTube’s Uptime app now open to everyone
Jun26

YouTube’s Uptime app now open to everyone

Remember YouTube’s Uptime app that lets you watch videos with friends, post comments and react? Recall that the app was only accessible to people based on invite; well, the good news is that Uptime is now available to everyone out there. It has now gone past that experimental and testing stage, and is now available to all users. Google launched the app last March as a means of testing a more interactive way of getting people to watch...

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YouTube outlines four new ways to combat terrorism
Jun18

YouTube outlines four new ways to combat terrorism

Google has outlined four new measures to combat terrorism on YouTube. Recall that the social media has come under intense pressure from different quarters to take more actions against terrorism. Google had in an op-ed published in the Financial Times on Sunday, said YouTube has been working with different governments and law enforcements to rid its platform of content posted by terrorists. Kent Walker, the senior vice-president and...

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YouTube on the Web now offers you option of Material Design
May03

YouTube on the Web now offers you option of Material Design

Finally, you now have an option of a material design on YouTube Web. It sure took a long time, but the good thing is, it will finally be made officially available to everyone—and that includes you, in the coming weeks. For now, only about 1 percent of users can actually use the feature. However, you can opt in to preview the new material design, according to the Google-owned streaming company. To return to the current design, simply...

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YouTube lowers subscriber requirement to 1000 for mobile live-streaming
Apr21

YouTube lowers subscriber requirement to 1000 for mobile live-streaming

Google has lowered its subscriber requirement that required you to have a minimum of 10,000 subscribers before you can stream-live via mobile. The video-streaming website placed that has a benchmark for anyone that wanted to stream via mobile when it first launched the service last February. The change was quietly made early this month with a lot of tech blogs missing out on the update. According to TechCrunch, the update was added to...

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