Tag "YouTube"

YouTube’s creative entrepreneurs added ₹6,800 CR to IN Econ

By : CIOL Bureau

YouTube, today, unveiled a new report by an independent consulting firm, Oxford Economics. That shows YouTube’s growing creator ecosystem generated considerable economic value. Contributing INR 6,800 Cr1 to the Indian GDP and supporting 6,83,9001  full-time equivalent jobs in India in 2020. In addition

YouTube acquires Indian short video shopping app simsim

By : Laxitha Mundhra

Google-owned YouTube has acquired social commerce startup simsim for an undisclosed sum. It aims to help small businesses in India reach new customers, and thus, the acquisition of simsim. The video-based shopping app, simsim, helps small businesses in India transition

The transition of Social Media apps to attract content pool for consumption

By : CIOL Bureau

Social Media came to us as an effective tool to revive touch with old, lost and forgotten friends. We hardly knew back then that social media platforms would soon continue to dominate and become an indispensable part of our day-to-day

YouTube suffers two-hour long outage; frustrated users demand free services

By : CIOL Bureau

Google-owned YouTube suffered a major outage late Wednesday, affecting over 200,000 users globally. DownDetector.com showed nearly 286,000 people reporting issues. DownDetector.com is a website that monitors outages. The issue, according to the website started at around 6:53 p.m. ET (23:53

Latest: Samsung Galaxy Z flip gets a new YouTube experience

By : CIOL Bureau

Samsung has announced the new YouTube experience on its Galaxy Z Flip. “Samsung and Google reached a new level in their collaborative efforts to bring a fresh user experience design that fits the innovative form factor of the Galaxy Z

10 Best YouTube Video Downloader for 2020

By : CIOL Bureau

Billions of videos have uploaded on YouTube. People watch share and sometimes download to watch them later. You can download from youtube, but not all the videos. There are multiple sites to download youtube videos, you can visit one of

7 Best free YouTube video downloader – Web tools

By : CIOL Bureau

From school days to till now, we all have watched numerous videos on YouTube. Out of those videos, we wanted to download some to watch them again and again. To do so you need software, but the majority won’t prefer

How to download YouTube videos without any software?

By : CIOL Bureau 1

We all have watched videos on YouTube, be it upcoming movie trailer, songs or short movies. It has become a place for knowledge as well as entertainment, here you can look for videos about anything and everything on YouTube. Out

Youtube live streaming now easier for desktop and mobile users

By : CIOL Writers

If you ever thought of broadcasting a live video on YouTube but dropped the idea because of complications in downloading and setting up encoding software, you are in for a major surprise. Google has revealed that it is revamping the feature

Can Wikipedia really fight YouTube’s conspiracy theories?

By : CIOL Writers

From 9/11 to Moon Landing to recent Florida school shooting, there are hundreds of ludicrous videos on YouTube spreading misinformation, propaganda and fake news. The case in point is the most recent Florida school mass shooting, after which the top trending

YouTube adds real-time video segmentation to Stories format

By : CIOL Writers

Google is testing a new feature where users can add augmented green screen filters to live YouTube videos. The feature first spotted by Engadget, allows creators to insert whatever they want as their new backdrop in real time. The feature will automatically

YouTube Live gets new features including automatic captions

By : CIOL Writers

Youtube has announced a number of exciting updates for its YouTube Live streaming service. The new features are meant for improving the experience of users watching live streams. For live broadcasts in English, YouTube is launching automatic captions, where the

YouTube TV gets more channels and a price hike

By : CIOL Writers

YouTube TV is adding new channels from Turner network, including TNT, TBS, Cartoon Network, CNN, Turner Classic Movies, National Basketball League, Major League Baseball network and a few others. But all this is coming with a price hike. Starting March 13th,

Vimeo announces two new tools to help creators grow their business

By : CIOL Writers

Vimeo, the video-sharing website has announced two new tools to help creators grow and expand their audiences. The new tools are called Simulcast- allows live video to be streamed to Facebook, YouTube, Twitch, and Periscope at the same time and Publish

YouTube to start labelling state-backed videos

By : CIOL Writers

Video streaming website YouTube has announced a new feature where it will start labeling videos that are backed by state-funded broadcasters. As per the new feature, a notice will appear below the video, and above the video’s title, and include

YouTube to invest $5M in ‘Creators for Change’ program

By : CIOL Writers

YouTube is investing $5 million into its Creators for Change program, the company announced in a blog. The investment will be used in a positive way to create change and empower young people. YouTube’s Creators for Change program launched in

YouTube to support vertical video playback on iOS devices

By : CIOL Writers

All the iOS devices will soon be getting support for vertical video playback on YouTube. Until now,  trying to play these vertical videos on iOS devices resulted in big black bars due to the app’s inability to adjust to the unique

YouTube signs music deals with Universal and Sony

By : CIOL Writers

YouTube has signed a multi-year licensing deal with Universal Music Group(UMG), according to a report from Bloomberg. Warner Music Group has already signed an agreement with YouTube earlier this month. Susan Wojcicki, CEO of YouTube said, “We’re thrilled to strengthen our partnership

YouTube expands team to tackle extremist content

By : CIOL Writers

Google-owned YouTube has announced to add more than 10,000 people to its content moderator team. The content moderators will be responsible to review and remove extremist content from the platform. The current team consists of around 8,000 members. In a blog

Google blocks YouTube from Amazon Echo Show and Fire Tv

By : CIOL Writers

Amazon and Google’s feud doesn’t seem to end very soon. Two weeks ago, Google made the YouTube app available after blocking the app back in September, when the company cited, a ‘broken user experience’ compared to what you find online