Tag: Youtube

YouTube Updates its Player with a Transparent Finish

Google has updated the look of the YouTube player interface with a transparent design of the bottom bar plus a few tweaks to...

The Beats1 Team Released First Snapchat Story, And Its Immersive

Snapchat can be a great platform for creating a video story of a particular topic of interest. The stories page on the app...

Google to Stop Pushing Google+ Down Users’ Throat

Google has embarked on a process to de-link Google Accounts from their associated Google+ profiles so to give users of its various services more...
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The Facebook – YouTube Battle for Content Creators is Intensifying

As reported by the Wall Street Journal, YouTube had a plan. They sent their executives to the VidCon gathering of Internet video personalities...

Vertical Videos are Now a Thing on YouTube

YouTube has updated their Android app (version 10.28) where you can view the dreaded vertical videos properly. Previously, you could only view vertical...

YouTube Priority is Now Mobile, Music Subscription Service to be Launched Later This Year

YouTube’s CEO, Susan Wojcicki talked about an upcoming launch of YouTube Music Key, a music subscription service and its priority will be “mobile mobile...
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YouTube Map Explorer Makes it Easy to Discover Videos From a Specific Location

A Redditor developed an app that enables one to view geo-tagged videos that have been uploaded on YouTube. YouTube Map Explorer has an interface that...
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Facebook is Breathing Down YouTube’s Neck in the Online Video Space

According to a research done by Ampere analysis, Facebook is poised to become a serious threat to YouTube in the area of...
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These are the top 25 YouTube channels in Kenya

When people think of watching videos online, they tend to login to gravitate towards one site: YouTube. YouTube is Google's video sharing website and...
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Social media users own an average 5.54 accounts each

 According to a research done by  Global Web Index in 2014, it was found that on average, internet users have 5.54 social media accounts and...

YouTube users can now live stream at 60 frames per second

Google I/O is fast-approaching. It's actually a week away and enthusiasts and watchers like yours truly who won't be in San Francisco for the...

Google to allow users to buy items from YouTube video ads

Just recently, Google introduced a buy button on its search results allowing users to order food stuffs they search for using its popular search...

Google’s new app makes sure kids access only the right content on YouTube

YouTube Kids is an application that has been a long time coming. There are very many children enjoying anything from cat videos to how...

YouTube marks a decade of unparalleled video sharing

Where were you 10 years ago? Wherever you were, one thing is clear: you were not connected to your family and friends as you are...
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Elani, Sauti Sol Have 2 Of Youtube’s Most Watched Music Videos 2014 In Kenya

Google on Tuesday released 2014 Youtube Rewind, a report showing which videos were the most watched, for Kenya. In the report there are two...
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Of Memorable Adverts And Even More Interesting Parodies; A Britam Case Study

Developing interesting adverts is quite the task, involves every ounce of your creative juice to ensure that you interest your target audience. I am...

New YouTube app update brings option to select streaming quality

In the run up to Google I/O 2014 in a few days, we've seen several core Google Apps on Android receive significant updates. From...
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Microsoft and Google to create Youtube App with Windows Phone app ads

Remember the feud between Google and Microsoft over the YouTube app that Microsoft build and pushed into Windows phone? Well Google fussed, including asking Microsoft to...

Youtube Enables VHS Mode Celebrates Old Video Tapes

Youtube has decided to celebrate the 57th birthday of the Ampex VRX-1000 by adding an option for it on its videos. The "Enable Tape...
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Youtube suspended in Egypt over inflammatory film

This Saturday, 9th February saw the suspension order by an Egyptian court over broadcast of a film that is considered insulting to Prophet Mohammad....