News tagged: YouTube

YouTube Mobile App To Adjust Based On Video Size

YouTube's mobile application is receiving an update in the coming weeks that'll include dynamic video resizing, improving the appearance of some videos. The new feature will change how a video looks based on its size and ratio. This will be useful when watching vertical videos.

YouTube TV Reaches 10 New Markets

Google launched its new streaming service called YouTube TV back in April, but at first, it was limited to 4 major markets. To further improve the service, the company has now announced its biggest expansion of YouTube TV, which is now coming to 10 new markets.

YouTube Announces VR180 Video Format

Not everyone wants to watch the 360-degree videos as the technology has yet to mature. Because of that, YouTube is working on a new virtual reality format for creating content in 180-degrees called 'VR180.' YouTube also said that the format would allow creators to make VR

YouTube Introduces Heatmaps For VR Creators

VR content is still in its early days, but with every passing day, more contents are posted online. Because of that, YouTube wants to help you to create better 360-degree and virtual reality videos by introducing new analytic tools, allowing creators

YouTube For Android Gets Improved UI

Android platform has just received a new YouTube application and after months of testing, the new software update finally brings updated user interface. The biggest change to the new interface is a bottom navigation bar, with clearly labeled tabs - Home, Trending, Subscriptions,

YouTube, Warner Extend Music Streaming Deal

Warner has extended its music licensing agreement with YouTube despite its discontent with the way piracy is handled by the platform. This extended licensing deal ensures copyright holders get paid for legal streams. Warner released a statement showing it's not entirely pleased.

YouTube Makes Significant Redesign Available

YouTube has formally opened up access to its updated look, which has a video-centric material design appearance. The new appearance also has an official dark mode, which is bound to please a large percentage of users. Eventually the design will go out to everyone.

YouTube Kids Reaches Smart TVs

YouTube's Kids app, which offers a content selection that's acceptable for children, is now available on smart TVs and it'll soon reach Android TV. Kids is popular in many households as it makes it easy for parents to give their children access to kid-friendly content.