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Monday, 13 Jul 2015

How ‘freebooting’ on Facebook is costing YouTubers tens of millions of pageviews

How ‘freebooting’ on Facebook is costing YouTubers tens of millions of pageviews

I learned a new word today: it’s ‘freebooting’, and it’s costing honest YouTubers tens of millions of pageviews, and a whole lot of cash. This is what it is, and how it’s done.

Monday, 22 Jun 2015

Microsoft overhauls Bing with sleek new video search capabilities

Microsoft overhauls Bing with sleek new video search capabilities

Microsoft wants to make Bing your go-to search platform for video with an updated video search function that includes visually rich results pages and a video preview feature.

Monday, 15 Jun 2015

YouTube to take on Twitch with YouTube Gaming

YouTube to take on Twitch with YouTube Gaming

YouTube has announced that YouTube Gaming, a dedicated application and website for gaming-related live streams and videos, will launch in the US and UK this summer.

Tuesday, 5 May 2015

Apple wants music labels to force Spotify and YouTube to stop playing free music

Apple wants music labels to force Spotify and YouTube to stop playing free music

Reports are rife that Apple is currently pressuring major music labels to stop licensing free music to services like Spotify and YouTube ahead of its rumored Beats music streaming service relaunch.

Monday, 30 Mar 2015

YouTube's new 4K, 60 frames per second videos will probably break your system

YouTube's new 4K, 60 frames per second videos will probably break your system

YouTube has began experimenting with gorgeous new 4K videos running at 60 frames per second. Obviously, they look great, but unfortunately, you will need a powerful system to run them smoothly.

Thursday, 30 Oct 2014

YouTube now goes up to 60 FPS

YouTube now goes up to 60 FPS

YouTube videos have been capped at 30 frames per second for years, but are now bumped up to 60 FPS for extra smooth playback.

Tuesday, 20 May 2014

Google Rumored to be Buying Twitch for US$1 Billion

Google Rumored to be Buying Twitch for US$1 Billion

According to numerous reports, Google is said to be in talks to possibly acquire video game-streaming website Twitch for US$1 billion.

Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014

Google Reportedly Working on Kids-Friendly Version of YouTube

Google Reportedly Working on Kids-Friendly Version of YouTube

According to The Information, Google is reportedly working on a children-friendly version of YouTube. The site's videos will be safe for viewing by children under the age of 10; in addition, parents will have the final say on access to its contents.

Wednesday, 18 Dec 2013

These are the Top 10 Most Viewed YouTube Videos in Singapore

These are the Top 10 Most Viewed YouTube Videos in Singapore

What did Singaporeans love most on YouTube in the year 2013? Apparently, everyone was really curious about what a fox said and the types of people on our island. Plus we still liked the Jayesslee twins (you go, girls!).

Friday, 25 Oct 2013

Rumor: Youtube Preparing to Launch Subscription Music Service

Rumor: Youtube Preparing to Launch Subscription Music Service

According to Billboard, Youtube is readying a music streaming service that will be launched very soon. The service will stream both audio and video content on two service tiers. One is free to use while the other operates on paid subscriptions, similar to Spotify and Google Play All Access.

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