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Want to see YouTube in 4K at 60fps? Now you can

Want to see YouTube in 4K at 60fps? Now you can

By 27 March 2015

YouTube has not only added 4K video but also higher frame rates, and now it's combining the two. YouTube videos that offer 4K resolution and run at 60 frames per second are now available to view online. At the moment the YouTube videos running at 4K and... >>

YouTube's new live-streaming platform might be like Twitch, all about gaming and esports

YouTube's new live-streaming platform might be like Twitch, all about gaming and esports

By 25 March 2015

YouTube wants to be more like Twitch. According to The Daily Dot, which cited unnamed sources within the streaming industry, Google-owned YouTube is currently developing and revamping its live-streaming platform to have a focus on gaming and esports.... >>

Do Google and YouTube think 360-degree, VR-like cameras are the next big thing?

Do Google and YouTube think 360-degree, VR-like cameras are the next big thing?

By 13 March 2015

Imagine watching a concert online and being able to not only see your favourite band rock out on stage, but also the excited crowd and the star-filled sky above the venue. In other words: imagine experiencing a full 360-degree view of that concert, without... >>

What is the Bootleg Universe? Power/Rangers, Bond, Punisher short films and more

What is the Bootleg Universe? Power/Rangers, Bond, Punisher short films and more

By 6 March 2015

If you've not yet heard of the Bootleg Universe but enjoy short films, prepare for some treats. These are films shorts based on big name franchise films, comics and TV shows that have been made into gritty versions of themselves. The two big names in... >>

YouTube Kids hands-on: A parental-controlled app with friendly clips and no social stuff

YouTube Kids hands-on: A parental-controlled app with friendly clips and no social stuff

By 23 February 2015

It's finally here. After several months of rumours about Google planning to launch a dedicated version of its video site designed just for kids, the YouTube Kids app has just launched. There's just one problem: it's only available for Android and iOS... >>

Dedicated YouTube Kids app is a goer, expect it to arrive for Android very soon

Dedicated YouTube Kids app is a goer, expect it to arrive for Android very soon

By 20 February 2015

Several months ago, rumours started to fly that YouTube was planning a dedicated version of its video site designed for kids. That has now been confirmed with YouTube Kids launching on Monday 23 February. The free app will be initially available for... >>

Spotify move over, YouTube Music Key will give you offline music vids soon

Spotify move over, YouTube Music Key will give you offline music vids soon

By 19 February 2015

YouTube is preparing to launch its paid monthly subscription music service in a few months. YouTube Music Key, as it's called, was announced as imminent by Robert Kyncl, head of content and business operations, at the Code/Media conference. The service... >>

You can now watch multi-angle videos on YouTube, and here's the first example

You can now watch multi-angle videos on YouTube, and here's the first example

By 4 February 2015

YouTube has quietly unveiled a yet-to-be-named feature that essentially allows a content creator to upload multiple camera angles for a video, thus enabling you to watch that multi-angle video along with the audio track. The new feature is automatic,... >>

Watch the HTC One M8 throw down the iPhone 6 and SGS5 in this video

Watch the HTC One M8 throw down the iPhone 6 and SGS5 in this video

By 2 February 2015

Doc G of P.M. Dawn fame is a self confessed HTC superfan, and what better way to express his love of the HTC One M8 than via the medium of hip-hop? There's little else to say on this one. Doc G tells it like it is, extolling the virtues of BoomSound,... >>

Best Super Bowl 2015 ads: Skittles, T-Mobile, Bud Light and more

Best Super Bowl 2015 ads: Skittles, T-Mobile, Bud Light and more

By 2 February 2015

Super Bowl 2015 is here. It is therefore time to scope out all the big-budget adverts that aired during the big game between American Football Conference champion New England Patriots and National Football Conference champion Seattle Seahawks. Officially... >>