Rishi Alwani | Tuesday December 16, 2014
YouTube videos can now be saved for offline viewing, but the company isn't easing back on copyright policing, and still sees third party downloads as piracy.
NDTV Correspondent | Monday December 15, 2014
YouTube v6.0 for Android brings a Live Chat option, while a blog reports YouTube is also testing an Autoplay option for suggested videos.
NDTV Correspondent | Friday December 12, 2014
The new gif-making feature, which is yet to roll out globally, is expected to create an explosion of video-based memes.
NDTV Correspondent | Thursday December 11, 2014
A video downloaded via the YouTube offine feature is available for viewing within 48 hours.
Robin Sinha | Wednesday December 10, 2014
While the top music video was Baby Doll starring Sunny Leone, the top non-music video was an episode of Comedy Nights with Kapil also featuring the actress.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday December 4, 2014
The YouTube team "never thought a video would be watched in numbers greater than a 32-bit integer [capable of representing no more than 2,147,483,647]."
Reuters | Thursday December 4, 2014
"We want to be thoughtful about what we do, giving parents the right tools to oversee their kids' use of our products," USA Today quoted a Google executive as saying.
Agence France-Presse | Friday November 21, 2014
YouTube Music Awards are undergoing an overhaul for their second edition next year, scrapping a star-studded gala.
Reuters | Thursday November 13, 2014
The decision earlier this year raised questions on whether actors may, in certain circumstances, have an independent copyright on their individual performances.
Associated Press | Thursday November 13, 2014
Besides removing all ads, Music Key also gives subscribers two other perks - lock screen playback and offline music.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 12, 2014
The Google-owned online media service came to an agreement with rights agency Merlin following months of negotiations, the Financial Times reported.
Hitesh Arora | Wednesday November 12, 2014
The new Google Trends section is accessible to all, but for now it only shows YouTube videos that are trending in the US.
Associated Press | Saturday November 8, 2014
A spokeswoman for Google said Friday it is compelled to act by U.S. copyright law if an infringement is suspected.
Reuters | Monday November 3, 2014
RTL said it had taken control of StyleHaul, a YouTube fashion platform, as it beefs up its online presence to keep younger viewers.
Ketan Pratap | Friday October 31, 2014
Users can try out 60fps video playback on YouTube by finding a video that has been uploaded at 60fps, and then navigating to the 720p60 (HD) or 1080p60 (full-HD) quality options.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Thursday October 30, 2014
Meet former Google employee Michael Peggs who says his job was so good, he just had to quit it.
Robin Sinha | Wednesday October 29, 2014
Google, with the introduction of the YouTube WatchMe for Android toolkit, is providing a template for app developers to integrate the video broadcasting in their apps.
Reuters | Wednesday October 29, 2014
YouTube viewers might get the option of paid subscriptions for ad-free access to the popular online video-sharing service.
World | Reuters | Friday October 17, 2014
Twitter Inc will allow users to play podcasts, music and other audio clips direct from their timelines, or message feeds, via a new feature designed in partnership with Berlin-based audio-streaming service SoundCloud.
Robin Sinha | Monday October 13, 2014
"Please use YouTube search to find music from your favorite artists and start a YouTube Mix," guides the YouTube Disco website.