Tag Archives: YouTube

How To Get Your Gaming Channel Partnered On YouTube

Is starting a gaming YouTube channel part of your 2019 New Year’s Resolution? If so, perhaps this article can serve as a gentle reminder and a compass to help you take the first, or next step in the process. There are six sections to help you push through the formative stages for your would-be channel. Let’s start at the beginning, ... Read More »

YouTube rolls out new icon, design changes for mobile, desktop app

YouTube has announced significant design changes for its mobile and desktop app. Plus the YouTube logo has been revamped to emphasis on the ‘Tube’, and the iconic play icon now appears at the beginning of the YouTube wordmark. The refreshed YouTube Logo and YouTube Icon should be visible to users on mobile and desktop starting today. Coming to YouTube mobile ... Read More »

Microsoft’s upgraded Beam game-streaming service goes live, taking on Twitch and YouTube

Microsoft’s Twitch competitor, Beam, has now pushed its “Pro” upgrade live to all users, featuring streams with up to 1440p resolution at 60Hz and integration with Xbox Live. Microsoft’s purchase of Beam last summer came as something of a surprise, given that the company seemed satisfied with its relationship with Amazon’s game-streaming service, Twitch.tv. Even with the upgrade to Beam.pro, ... Read More »

YouTube adds HDR support to make videos more vibrant

YouTube’s adding another buzzword to its stable of video technology. The Google-owned service already rolled support for 4K resolution, 360-degree video, spatial audio, and 60 frames-per-second videos (in a hat-tip to gamers) in recent months. Now, YouTube’s pulling the trigger on high-dynamic range (HDR) videos, nearly 7 months after Netflix first introduced HDR support. HDR’s the up and coming display technology for ... Read More »

Privacy groups target kids advertising disguised as YouTube content

Marketing companies are targeting children on YouTube with advertising disguised as other content, an “unfair and deceptive” business practice, three privacy groups said in a complaint to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. The companies, including Disney’s Maker Studios and DreamWorks’ AwesomenessTV, use popular “influencers” on YouTube to pitch products, aimed at children worldwide, with videos that “masquerade” as unsponsored content, ... Read More »

fb, Twitter, YouTube, Microsoft back european hate speech regulations

facebook, Twitter, Google’s YouTube and Microsoft pledged on Tuesday to review requests for the removalof hateful content material published on their systems within 24 hours as part of a code of behavioragreed with ecu regulators. government throughout Europe had been attempting in latest months to get social systems to crack down on growing on-line racism following the refugee crisis, with ... Read More »

Facebook, YouTube, Twitter face furor over ‘hate speech’

Three French organizations say they will file legal complaints against Facebook, Twitter and Google’s YouTube service for failing to remove ‘hateful content’ posted on their sites. The French Jewish students union UEJF, SOS Racisme and SOS Homophobie say the internet giants have only removed a small portion of inappropriate content posted in a measured period. In France, there is a ... Read More »

YouTube Unplugged joins the frenzy to offer live television streaming, with projected debut in 2017

We’re barely into 2016 and already it appears the destiny of television will truely take off in 2017. Afterreviews, and a confirmation, that Hulu might offer a broadcast television bundle through on-line streaming in early 2017, Google’s YouTube seems to be gearing up to do the identical thing. the brand new carriercould be reportedly referred to as YouTube Unplugged and ... Read More »

YouTube Launches ‘Newswire’ Service for Eyewitness Videos

YouTube announced plans Thursday for a “newswire” of eyewitness videos and a separate project on videos related to social justice and human rights.In partnership with the social news group Storyful, the YouTube Newswire will be “a curated feed of the most newsworthy eyewitness videos of the day, which have been verified by Storyful’s team of editors,” a blog post from ... Read More »