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What is YouTube Premium, how much is it, and how does it work?
What is YouTube Premium, how much is it, and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

YouTube Red is dead. Long live YouTube Premium.... Read more

What is YouTube TV, which channels does it offer, and how does it work?
What is YouTube TV, which channels does it offer, and how does it work? By Elyse Betters

Google officially made its entry into the streaming of live TV, with the launch of YouTube TV, last year.The new service lets you access live and recorded... Read more

YouTube's live TV app finally comes to Apple TV and Roku devices
YouTube's live TV app finally comes to Apple TV and Roku devices By Elyse Betters

You can now watch YouTube TV on the Apple TV. Google officially launched its entry into the streaming of live TV, with YouTube TV, last year. It starts... Read more

YouTube HDR: Here's how to find and watch YouTube videos in HDR
YouTube HDR: Here's how to find and watch YouTube videos in HDR By Elyse Betters

YouTube now supports HDR (high dynamic range) content.With HDR-compatible televisions bursting onto the market, and several media companies such as Netflix... Read more

KeepVid.com: Download any YouTube video or song to your computer
KeepVid.com: Download any YouTube video or song to your computer By Pocket-lint Promotion

Sometimes you want to download a YouTube video but you don't want to mess around with computer or mobile apps.No worries. Try KeepVid.com. It lets you... Read more

KeepVid Android: Download any song or video from YouTube to your Android
KeepVid Android: Download any song or video from YouTube to your Android By Pocket-lint Promotion

There's an Android app that will let you download YouTube songs and videos to your Android. It's called KeepVid Android.KeepVid Android is not only a free... Read more

Tumblr's new video app essentially lets you watch YouTube with friends
Tumblr's new video app essentially lets you watch YouTube with friends By Elyse Betters

Tumblr has a new app, and strangely, it's all about YouTube videos.The Yahoo-owned company was apparently interested in catering to YouTube users, because... Read more

YouTube launches live mobile streaming: Here's how it works
YouTube launches live mobile streaming: Here's how it works By Elyse Betters

Google-owned YouTube is trying to catch up with Facebook Live and Twitter-owned Periscope. It's finally adding a live-stream button to the YouTube mobile... Read more

What is YouTube's paid Super Chat feature and how does it work?
What is YouTube's paid Super Chat feature and how does it work? By Elyse Betters

YouTube has announced a feature that'll give creators more money.Called Super Chat, it essentially allows viewers to pay to pin a comment on live streams.... Read more

YouTube Unplugged online TV service might launch soon with ESPN
YouTube Unplugged online TV service might launch soon with ESPN By Elyse Betters

YouTube has been working on an online TV service, and a new report makes it seem like it might finally be coming together.According to The Information,... Read more

YouTube could soon offer a paid service that streams cable channels
YouTube could soon offer a paid service that streams cable channels By Elyse Betters

YouTube is getting into premium online television. Like, a subscription-based service that'll let you stream cable channels.Now, Hulu has just confirmed... Read more

YouTube introduces live streaming for 360-degree videos, spatial audio
YouTube introduces live streaming for 360-degree videos, spatial audio By Elyse Betters

YouTube doesn't just want you to experience all angles of scene; it wants you to do so as the action unfolds.Google-owned YouTube first launched support... Read more

Watch out Periscope, YouTube Connect is coming for you
Watch out Periscope, YouTube Connect is coming for you By Luke Edwards

Google is reportedly working on a live broadcasting service that will take on Twitter's Periscope. This service is called YouTube Connect.According to... Read more

YouTube tipped to start live streaming 360-degree VR videos
YouTube tipped to start live streaming 360-degree VR videos By Rik Henderson

One of the big tech trends of 2016 is thought to be virtual reality. Not only has Google sold plenty of its Cardboard headsets and Oculus and Samsung had... Read more

The Chickening film remix is the craziest thing you'll see today
The Chickening film remix is the craziest thing you'll see today By Rik Henderson

Video effects artist Nick DenBoer has created possibly one of the weirdest, most disturbing remixes of a famous film yet. The Chickening is his own adaptation... Read more

Have you seen these? Watch the UK's top-trending YouTube vids for 2015
Have you seen these? Watch the UK's top-trending YouTube vids for 2015 By Elyse Betters

It's that time of year when companies announce their milestones or stats for the last 12 months.Spotify did it recently, showing off which artists reigned... Read more

YouTube wants to take on Netflix and Amazon by streaming movies and TV shows
YouTube wants to take on Netflix and Amazon by streaming movies and TV shows By Rik Henderson

YouTube is looking to expand its offering to include TV show and movies, claims the Wall Street Journal.The US paper says that YouTube executives have... Read more

YouTube now supports VR vids with Cardboard, adds theater experience
YouTube now supports VR vids with Cardboard, adds theater experience By Elyse Betters

YouTube is fully embracing virtual reality, as of today.YouTube has long offered 360-degree videos, in which you can pan around and watch and feel like... Read more

YouTube Gaming now supports Android live streaming and paid subscriptions
YouTube Gaming now supports Android live streaming and paid subscriptions By Elyse Betters

Google-owned YouTube has updated its YouTube Gaming service in order to better compete with Twitch. As part of that update, the app will now offer the... Read more

Time to start a YouTube channel: PewDiePie worth $12 million in the last year alone
Time to start a YouTube channel: PewDiePie worth $12 million in the last year alone By Rik Henderson

PewDiePie has been revealed to be the highest earning YouTuber in the last year, raking in an estimated $12 million (£7.7 million) before tax from his... Read more

Here is every video in YouTube's exclusive Billion View Club (yeah, that's a thing)
Here is every video in YouTube's exclusive Billion View Club (yeah, that's a thing) By Elyse Betters

Google wants you to know how well YouTube is doing, and so it has announced a bunch of interesting facts about some of the most popular YouTube videos,... Read more

Is cinema moving to YouTube? Paramount Vault YouTube channel offers free movies
Is cinema moving to YouTube? Paramount Vault YouTube channel offers free movies By Luke Edwards

Paramount, one of the biggest studios in Hollywood, has started a YouTube channel with free movies.The Paramount Vault is a free to view YouTube channel... Read more

This guy plays all the bad iOS GTA clones so you don’t have to
This guy plays all the bad iOS GTA clones so you don’t have to By Rik Henderson

Have you ever been compelled to try the mobile Grand Theft Auto clones that appear under Rockstar's official games when you search for "Grand Theft Auto"... Read more

YouTube Kids app adds new parental controls to combat safety complaints
YouTube Kids app adds new parental controls to combat safety complaints By Elyse Betters

Google introduced a version of the YouTube app designed just for children earlier this year, and now it is updating that app with more parental controls,... Read more

18 YouTube stars and channels you should be watching
18 YouTube stars and channels you should be watching By Elyse Betters

YouTube has more stuff to watch than funny cat videos.Shocking! We know. In fact, there is so much to watch on Google's video-sharing site that some content... Read more

What is YouTube Gaming and could it kill Twitch?
What is YouTube Gaming and could it kill Twitch? By Elyse Betters

Google is about to launch something a lot like Twitch. It's YouTube Gaming.At an event held at YouTube Space LA on 12 June, Google previewed a new initiative... Read more

Step aside, Twitch: YouTube Gaming is set to go live 26 August
Step aside, Twitch: YouTube Gaming is set to go live 26 August By Elyse Betters

Google said it planned to launch its Twitch-like YouTube Gaming service sometime this summer - and now we have an exact date: 26 August.Google previewed... Read more

Real-life first-person shooter takes to Chatroulette, the result is amazing
Real-life first-person shooter takes to Chatroulette, the result is amazing By Luke Edwards

There have been a few real-life videos of first-person shooter games, but nothing like this.The creative geniuses at RealmPictures have created an entire... Read more

NASA just uploaded its first 4K 60fps space video to YouTube
NASA just uploaded its first 4K 60fps space video to YouTube By Elyse Betters

NASA + 4K videos = awesome.As if videos of outer space weren't amazing enough to watch, NASA has decided to start publishing some to YouTube captured in... Read more

Forget 4K this YouTube video is 8K: Bet you can't run it though
Forget 4K this YouTube video is 8K: Bet you can't run it though By Rik Henderson

A video able to run in 8K has appeared on YouTube. It is also labelled as such and has a 4320p resolution (7680 x 4320).Of course, considering you need... Read more

YouTubers get their own action figure range… no, really!
YouTubers get their own action figure range… no, really! By Rik Henderson

YouTube stars are getting their own action figure range, with early versions already hitting Toys R Us stores in the States.That's not to say you'll be... Read more

Watch this 360-degree, VR-like video to experience a Formula E race from the driver's view
Watch this 360-degree, VR-like video to experience a Formula E race from the driver's view By Elyse Betters

Imagine experiencing a Formula E motor race, but without ever having to leave your house. Now you can.The Formula E series uses electric cars, and some... Read more

YouTube takes on Hollywood: Set to back feature films and original series, starring YouTubers
YouTube takes on Hollywood: Set to back feature films and original series, starring YouTubers By Elyse Betters

YouTube has officially begun moving away from a site that hosts billions of clips to a Hollywood-like company that green lights feature films and original... Read more

YouTube apps will retire on some smart TVs, Apple TV, iOS devices: Here's what to do
YouTube apps will retire on some smart TVs, Apple TV, iOS devices: Here's what to do By Chris Hall

Are you seeing a strange warning video on your YouTube app? It might be that your device is using an older version of YouTube that's about to expire.In... Read more

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

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... Read more

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 Luke Edwards

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,... Read more

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 Rik Henderson

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... Read more

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 Elyse Betters

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... Read more

Vessel premium video service is now live, giving YouTube some competition
Vessel premium video service is now live, giving YouTube some competition By Elyse Betters

Hulu's former CEO has launched a direct competitor to YouTube, called Vessel, following an open call last month for creators to join.Jason Kilar dreamed... Read more

YouTube celebrities are a thing: Here are the top ones and tips on how to be the next PewDiePie
YouTube celebrities are a thing: Here are the top ones and tips on how to be the next PewDiePie By Elyse Betters

Let's talk about YouTube for a minute.If you only use YouTube to look up funny cat videos or how to brine a turkey, then you're probably unaware of this... Read more

Vessel premium video service hasn't even launched but is already nabbing YouTube stars
Vessel premium video service hasn't even launched but is already nabbing YouTube stars By Elyse Betters

Hulu's former CEO has unveiled a direct competitor to YouTube named Vessel.Jason Kilar dreamed up Vessel because he wanted to overhaul the online video... Read more

GTA Online: Most Wanted trailer will crack you up and leave you wanting more
GTA Online: Most Wanted trailer will crack you up and leave you wanting more By Luke Edwards

Just when you thought Grand Theft Auto V had little more to offer, this movie trailer surfaces.Be warned this isn't official, before you get to excited.... Read more

YouTube just made GIF creation as easy as a click
YouTube just made GIF creation as easy as a click By Luke Edwards

The internet loves a good GIF. There are lots of tools for making them but YouTube has just released its own that should make them even easier to produce,... Read more

YouTube looks back at 2014's top videos (and that iPhone 6 Plus bendgate video is included)
YouTube looks back at 2014's top videos (and that iPhone 6 Plus bendgate video is included) By Elyse Betters

It's that time of year again, when Google-owned YouTube looks back at the year's top videos.The video-sharing service has assembled a top 10 list for the... Read more

What is YouTube Music Key, how much does it cost and where can I get it?
What is YouTube Music Key, how much does it cost and where can I get it? By Elyse Betters

Google has just announced YouTube Music Key beta, a new way to pay for the music you love.After months of leaks and rumours, the new music video subscription... Read more

YouTube Music Key leak reveals Google has another subscription service coming soon
YouTube Music Key leak reveals Google has another subscription service coming soon By Elyse Betters

A subscription music service for YouTube has reportedly been in the work for months, and now a new report has shed some more light on the upcoming service... Read more

Kid-optimised version of YouTube could be in the works
Kid-optimised version of YouTube could be in the works By Elyse Betters

Tech companies are always looking for ways to expand their userbase. Last year was all about tackling emerging markets with low-end versions of high-end... Read more

Man turns kitchen microwave into lethal weapon, survives
Man turns kitchen microwave into lethal weapon, survives By Elyse Betters

A new YouTube video has shown the world that everyone has access to a lethal weapon in their kitchen. Oh, and it can also warm up your leftovers quite... Read more

Google brings back centre-aligned YouTube design, puts emphasis on playlists
Google brings back centre-aligned YouTube design, puts emphasis on playlists By Jake Smith

Google-owned YouTube has taken the wraps off its new design, to keep up with the changing viewing habits of its users. The redesign aims to make it easier... Read more

YouTube names new CEO with huge ad background
YouTube names new CEO with huge ad background By Jake Smith

Google-owned YouTube has announced a new CEO, and that could mean it will soon be making more money off you. Susan Wojcicki, a longtime employee and... Read more

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