Instagram is stealing Snapchat’s Discover feature too
Instagram is stealing yet another feature from Facebook as it debuts its own take on Snapchat’s Discover according to a report from TechCrunch. The Facebook plan company will unveil a hub for ling-for video on the platform w...
Google’s new music service is YouTube Music
Google was rumoured to be launching a new YoTube music service which combined traditional YouTube and Google Play Music sometime this year, and now its finally here. Kind of, sort of. The firm will be relaunching its YoiTube Music...
YouTube will tell you when you’re watching too much YouTube
Google is trying to make sure that more users use its apps meaningfully at Google IO this week. The firm made several announcements about Android P that were aimed at getting users to — believe it or not — use their p...
Unofficial Uber and YouTube PWA apps pulled from the Microsoft Store
Last week we reported the arrival of third-party Uber and YouTube PWAs on the Microsoft Store. As exciting it was, unfortunately, both the apps have now been taken down today. This shouldn’t come as a surprise since both the...
YouTube and Uber PWAs now available in the Microsoft Store
Interested in an official Youtube app for your Windows device? You can now download YouTube and Uber PWAs from the Store, with all the features offered by the services. As they are progressive web-apps, they are somewhat official....
Google is finally trying to actually protect kids with YouTube Kids after scandal
Last year, we reported that advertisers were running away from YouTube due to a deluge of poorly censored content trickling its way to the child-friendly version of YouTube, to the horror of busy parents everywhere. We noted then ...
YouTube TV finally works in a browser other than Chrome
Google debuted a live tv streaming service, YouTube TV. The firm came with support for iOS, Android apps, Apple TV and Roku and oddly enough, a Chrome-only web app. This meant that any users who had chosen to shell out the $40 a m...
Google will deliberately annoy YouTube users with ads to get them to pay for music
YouTube wants to convert users of its free music service to its paid service, and it plans to use frustration via ads to get it done. In an interview with Bloomberg, Google’s Global Head of Music, Lyor Cohen revealed that th...
Google gives the desktop a bit more love with new YouTube Live Streaming feature
It seems after keeping most of their innovation for their mobile apps, YouTube is turning their attention back to the desktop. We reported yesterday that YouTube will soon automatically float your currently playing video, allowing...
YouTube looking to offer an improved experience on the desktop
YouTube does not have an official app for Windows 10, and their desktop web experience lags behind their app experience on mobile. Now, 9to5Google reports that Google is planning to pay some catchup by bringing one of their iOS an...
YouTube’s updated Xbox One app supports voice search but not Kinect
Earlier this week the official YouTube app on Xbox One updated with a sleeker design and improved performance, but one aspect appears to have been neglected. The app now supports the option to use voice search by navigating to the...