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YouTube to Soon Let You Choose Default Video Quality on Android

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has had governments worldwide enforce measures to contain the viral outbreak through lockdowns, quarantines and self-isolation. YouTube is seeing an...
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YouTube Will Stream Videos in 480p By Default Globally Due to Coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic has brought about a new problem with streaming services. Due to forced quarantine and lockdowns, it is apparently putting a strain...

Education Ministry to Use YouTube and Kenya Education Cloud as Remote Learning Tools

The coronavirus pandemic has forced a change of our routine behaviour across the various systems and one of them is the education sector. Early...
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YouTube Intros New Explore Tab That Replaces Trending in Its Apps

  YouTube is on a roll this year. Early this year they started testing showing channel previews in the comments section. When 2019 started, YouTube considered changing the limit...
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Instagram Raked in More Revenue than YouTube in 2019

Tech companies like Google and Facebook make a bulk of their revenue from ads. They have been so good at turning their various assets...
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Google Reveals For The First Time How Much Money YouTube Generates

YouTube is a beheamoth. It always ranks in the top 3 of search results and has a huge following. It is also the biggest...
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YouTube Introduces Profile Cards That Show a Users Comment History

YouTube is really on a path to improve the overall experience of using the giant video sharing platform. They recently announced new features coming...
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YouTube Is Bringing These New Features to Its iOS and Android Apps

  YouTube is on a roll this year. Early this year they started testing showing channel previews in the comments section. When 2019 started, YouTube considered changing...
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YouTube Starts Testing Showing Channel Previews in the Comments Section

YouTube has been on a roll lately: testing new features, launching them as soon as possible, even bringing new features as the platform grows....
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Watchlist Will Let You Keep up With Succession Straight From Google’s Search

Google's search function on the web and its apps provides so much information thanks to the Knowledge panel. Google Search is about to get...
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YouTube Revamps Homepage to Include Longer Video Titles and Larger Thumbnails

YouTube continues bringing changes to its platform, either the app or the web page. The homepage for the web and the tablet version are...
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Kenya TV Stations No Longer Live on YouTube for Some Reason

Kenya TV stations have been airing their content on YouTube, live, for an extended period now. This has been beneficial to a lot of...
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YouTube Begins Testing New UI, Puts Comments Above ‘Up Next’ Recommendations

Google has been experimenting on its YouTube Android app for a while now and most of its features eventually go live such as revamping...
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Churchill Show’s YouTube Gold Play Button Gets Stolen

When YouTube creators reach certain subscriber milestones, the giant Google-owned video-sharing platform awards them for different levels of achievement in what it calls YouTube...

The Case for Watching Podcasts on YouTube

I listen to a lot of podcasts. I watch a lot of YouTube videos. So when my favourite YouTubers started hosting podcasts on the...

YouTube Revised Its Verification Process and Upset a Lot of Creators

On Thursday, YouTubers were waking up to emails from YouTube telling them that their channels no longer met the criteria for verification. The email...
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YouTube to Only Include Views from Organic Plays When Ranking 24-Hour Record-Breaking Music Videos

After recent controversy involving Bollywood rapper Badshah and YouTube, the giant video sharing platform is changing how it ranks 24-hour record-breaking new music videos. The rapper...
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YouTube Originals Will Be Available for Free but with Ads Starting September

YouTube Originals are YouTube's scripted programs available on YouTube Premium, formerly known as YouTube Red. YouTube Premium is a paid service that costs $12...
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Safaricom Sweetens Storo Bonus with 200 MB Free YouTube Bundle

While millions of Kenyans rely on phone calls to reach out to their friends and family, some people still prefer chat apps, as well...
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YouTube Revamps the Up Next Screen, Introduces New Design

YouTube can be a very good source of endless entertainment where you can spend up to 30 hours on it according to some people....
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YouTube to Start Rethinking How It Counts Views After Recent Controversy

YouTube has come under fire from Badshah, a Bollywood rapper set a new record that the Giant video-sharing platform isn't talking about. The Indian rapper recently...
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YouTube for Android Now Rolling out Topic Filters on the Homepage

The giant Google-owned video sharing platform, YouTube is launching new features including hiding comments and subscriber counts by default, a revamped UI on YouTube...
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YouTube Promises to Delete Politically Incorrect Content and Channels

Soon, YouTubers who post politically incorrect or conservative content on the world’s largest video-sharing platform will not be able to do so after the...
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YouTube Axes Plan to Rival Netflix and Prime Video with High-end Content

There are several extremely lucrative tech-based ventures across the globe right now: e-commerce (provided you do it right by diversifying product portfolios and ensuring...
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NBA Will Show Live Basketball Games on YouTube For the Next 3 Weekends

Basketball is one of the most popular sports that we have in the world and the most popular league is the NBA based in...
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South Africa Becomes the First African Country to Get YouTube Premium and YouTube Music

Google today has announced that they have rolled out YouTube Premium  and YouTube Music in South Africa. This is the first time they are doing this in...
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YouTube Might Raise the Limit For Offline Video Quality Soon

One of my favourite things about the YouTube is that you can download videos for offline viewing. This is cool for various reasons like...

Microsoft Now Neck and Neck with Apple as the Most Valuable Companies

Microsoft is now neck and neck with Apple. When Big Tech conversations come up, Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook always take centre stage while underestimating...

Facebook’s Portal is a Privacy Breach in Waiting, Microsoft Declares Love for Linux, We Learn That Google+ Isn’t Really...

Facebook Portal is the social media giant’s entry into the hardware realm. Facebook launched both Portal and Portal+, their new voice-controlled, video-calling device that...

Inventor of The Web Fires Cannons Against Tech Giants While Instagram Founders Unfriend Mark Zuckerberg

Instagram's Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger unfriend Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Kevin and Mike called it quits on the photo-sharing platform which they founded in 2010 and...

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