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YouTube Music APK Teardown Hints At Premiere Subscription Service

02/08/2018, It seems that Google has yet to decide how they want to approach music streaming. The company already has Google Play Music, YouTube Music, and YouTube Red (although the latter covers more than just music and also offers up exclusive videos). However we...

YouTube Now Labels News Videos That Have Government Funding

02/02/2018, It used to be that in the past, we would see social media influencers on platforms like Instagram or YouTube advertise products in subtle ways. The idea is presumably to make it seem less like an advertorial and more “natural”, but in recent times...

YouTube Could Hand Out Harsher Punishments To Rogue Creators

02/02/2018, A lot of criticism leveled at YouTube these days isn’t so much about the questionable content that has been uploaded onto its platform, but rather it is the way the company handles these controversies. More often than not it feels like YouTube’s...


Offline YouTube Video Download Now Live In More Countries

01/30/2018, While it’s not uncommon to find good free Wi-Fi hotspots, at least in major cities, we often find ourselves in situations where we don’t have access to Wi-Fi. With mobile data being an expensive commodity, many multimedia services enable users...

Facebook Improves Their Efforts On Live Video Game Streaming

01/28/2018, When it comes to video game streaming, Twitch is more or less the default platform that you probably think of, and to a certain extent YouTube Gaming as well. However it looks like Facebook wants to take both platforms on, and have recently announced a...

Even YouTube Served Ads That Hijacked CPUs To Mine Cryptocurrency

01/28/2018, The use of cryptocurrency mining scripts is increasing, they enable website owners to mine digital currencies by effectively hijacking an unsuspecting visitor’s CPU resources. Popular websites like The Pirate Bay have resorted to this method in...

YouTube To Invest $5 Million To Create More ‘Positive Content’

01/24/2018, YouTube has a lot to deal with in recent times, what with exploitive videos featuring children somehow managing to escape reviews and detection, and also the controversy surrounding YouTube Logan Paul and his videos. Now the company has been announcing...

YouTube To Try And Spot And Deal With Controversial Videos Early

01/21/2018, Following the controversy surrounding YouTuber Logan Paul and his series of videos in Japan, in which some called him insensitive and racist amongst other things, YouTube has announced their plans to step up their efforts to prevent something like this...

Tide Pod Challenge Videos Being Pulled By YouTube

01/18/2018, We often see an odd kind of challenge trending on YouTube and it feels like within days anyone and everyone on YouTube uploads a video taking part in the said challenge to provide content for their audiences. Previous examples include the cinnamon...

YouTube Now Makes It Harder For Creators To Become Partners

01/16/2018, YouTube has long had a problem with questionable content being uploaded onto its website and somehow not being removed. It’s also had problems with some of its biggest stars, where in a way YouTube needs them just as much as they need YouTube, meaning...

YouTube For iOS Appears To Be Testing A Dark Theme As Well

01/15/2018, The other day in an APK teardown of the YouTube app for Android, it was discovered that Google was toying with the idea of introducing a dark theme to the app. With the desktop version of YouTube getting a dark theme, and other mobile apps also getting...

YouTube’s AI Is What Drags You Down The Rabbit Hole

01/14/2018, Do you ever start watching videos on YouTube and come to a sudden realization a couple of hours later that you started off watching music videos and now you’re looking at someone trying to ingest a spoonful of cinnamon? We’ve all gone down...

YouTube Looking To Review Its Popular Channels For Offensive Content

01/11/2018, YouTube’s initial response to YouTuber Logan Paul’s video was met with a lot of criticism due to their passive approach to the controversy. This prompted YouTube to take more active steps in addressing the problem, one of which was to cut the YouTuber...