News tagged: YouTube

YouTube TV Reaching Apple TV, Roku, Xbox One

Apps for YouTube TV, a television streaming service, are now rolling out on a range of platforms. The service has become available on all Android TV devices and it'll soon be on Apple TV, Xbox One, and Roku products. It previously started its rollout by reaching the Chromecast.

YouTube Prohibits Gun Conversion Videos

YouTube has banned gun conversion tutorials from its platform shortly after a mass shooting in Las Vegas. The videos specifically being targeted by this ban instruct users on how to potentially increase the damage that can be done by their weapons using modifications.

Amazon Discounts Echo Show By $30

Amazon is bringing down the price of its Alexa-based Echo Show for the first time. The product has fallen from $230 to $200 following a decline in sales triggered by the removal of YouTube from the platform. Amazon launched the product at $230 back in June.

Apple Watch Series 3 Put To The Test

Apple's latest smartwatch starts at $329, but like in the past, Apple is also offering a much more expensive model that costs $1,399 and comes with sapphire crystal glass instead of the same ion-strengthened glass that the iPhones and cheaper Watch Series 3 models use.

YouTube Red Displayed Ads Despite Being Ad-Free

Google has admitted to running advertisements on its supposedly ad-free streaming option, YouTube Red, which costs $10 per month. Those ads appeared in the service because of an "underlying issue" that Google is working to fix. Some users complained about this issue.