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YouTube Gets In-App Messaging Feature

08/07/2017, Your YouTube viewing experience is about to get more social. The Google-owned company has sent out an update for its mobile app today that adds a mobile-only messaging feature. This in-app feature enables users to share a video with friends and even chat...

Seven Months Later, Despacito Is The Most Viewed YouTube Video

08/07/2017, To say that Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito” is a hit would be a massive understatement. It has become a phenomenon in its own right. The track has become very popular across the globe and since YouTube is the preferred destination for...

Speed Controls Could Be Arriving For YouTube’s Mobile App

08/07/2017, If you watch YouTube a lot on your computer, there’s probably a good chance that you’re familiar with the various controls and features of YouTube, such as the ability to change the speed of a video. For example users can slow a video down or speed it...

Researchers Believe They Know Why ‘Gangnam Style’ Became Viral

07/26/2017, Psy’s “Gangnam Style” is a worldwide phenomenon where upon its release, it spread like wildfire to the point where even YouTube’s view counter could not keep up. It was also the first YouTube video to hit the 1 billion mark, but given that Psy has...

YouTubers Can Now Block Spam Comments Automatically

07/23/2017, While the comments section for websites is immensely helpful for people look for feedback or to generate discussion, more often than not these days the comments section is filled with trolls, harassers, and spammers who are usually bots that post links to...

YouTube Video Editor Will Be Shut Down Soon

07/23/2017, As YouTube is the most popular online video service in the world, you might not think that there are some features on the website that no one uses, but that’s the case as far as the YouTube video editor and photo slideshows are concerned. YouTube...

YouTube TV Expands Availability To 10 New Cities In The US

07/20/2017, Several months ago, YouTube TV was officially launched. However at its launch, the service was not available in all markets across the US, but then again this is pretty normal since we guess that YouTube probably wants to take it slow to ensure that...

WhatsApp Will Soon Support YouTube Videos Within The App

07/17/2017, If there is one gripe that we’re sure many users have of WhatsApp is that whenever you share a YouTube video, it comes in the form of a link where clicking it will exit the app and launch YouTube. This means that the conversation will be interrupted as...

YouTube GIF Thumbnails Now Live For Most Users

07/16/2017, If you’ve used YouTube on the desktop recently you might have noticed a slight change in the user experience. YouTube GIF thumbnails are now live for a larger number of users. Google’s online video streaming service actually launched this...

Wiz Khalifa Dethrones Psy For Most-Viewed YouTube Video

07/11/2017, When Psy’s Gangnam Style broke onto the scene several years ago, it achieved something that no YouTube video has ever achieved when it broke YouTube’s view counter. It went on to become the most-viewed YouTube video in history, but it looks like that...

YouTube For Android TV Gets Major Redesign

07/02/2017, Google hasn’t been quick to update the official YouTube app for Android TV. It has actually been over a year since a proper update was launched for this app. Google has finally followed through with one. The update is significant in that it brings a...

Google Offer 4 Month Free Trials For Play Music & YouTube Red

06/30/2017, A lot of companies offer free trials before you sign up for a new service, which is completely understandable since why would you want to pay for a service that you don’t know whether you’ll end up liking or using, right? The length of these trials...