• Porn Pirates Exploit YouTube 'Backdoor'

    Porn Pirates Exploit YouTube 'Backdoor'

    Porn pirates are reportedly using a known YouTube backdoor to store infringing material on Google's servers for free.According to TorrentFreak, savvy users upload content without publicly listing it on YouTube; instead, they use private links to embed clips elsewhere online.
  • Dream House Built Using YouTube Videos

    Dream House Built Using YouTube Videos

    When life gives you lemons, watch YouTube tutorials and learn how to build a house.That's what Cara Brookins did: After escaping an abusive marriage, she and her four kids needed a safe haven, so they constructed one themselves.
  • YouTube Rolls Out Mobile Live Streaming to Channels With at Least 10K Subscribers

    YouTube Rolls Out Mobile Live Streaming to Channels With at Least 10K Subscribers

    YouTube started rolling out its new mobile live streaming feature today to channels that have at least 10,000 subscribers.Don’t worry, though, the rest of the YouTube community will have it soon.
  • YouTube Jumps into the Live TV Streaming Fray

    YouTube Jumps into the Live TV Streaming Fray

    It will include local TV stations offering news and sports in broadcast areas where customers live.DirecTV, a subsidiary of AT&T, is the leading satellite television service in the United States.
  • Nintendo Fans Get Their Hands on the Switch

    Nintendo Fans Get Their Hands on the Switch

    The Nintendo Switch can be used alternately connected to a television set at home or as a handheld unit with its 6.The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, the first major title for the Nintendo Switch, also became available on Friday for the Wii U at a price of $59.
  • Advertisers Flee YouTube Over Offensive Ad Placements

    Advertisers Flee YouTube Over Offensive Ad Placements

    advertisers -- including AT&T, Verizon and Johnson & Johnson -- this week pulled out of their agreements with YouTube due to their ads appearing with videos advocating extremism, or with other offensive content.For this, we deeply apologize," said Google Chief Business Officer Philipp Schindler said in a Tuesday post.
  • Comcast Rolls the Dice With Xfinity Instant TV

    Comcast Rolls the Dice With Xfinity Instant TV

    That's why Comcast not only has introduced Xfinity Mobile, which is its new wireless service, but also is getting ready to launch its own IPTV service, Xfinity Instant TV.In the last decade, IPTV entered the picture, and that started to eat away at traditional cable TV's market share.
  • YouTube's New Bottom Nav Bar Should be Arriving Now if It Hasn't Already

    YouTube's New Bottom Nav Bar Should be Arriving Now if It Hasn't Already

    Open YouTube on your phone and see if the app now has a bottom navigation bar.This bottom nav bar really has been rolling out for a long time.
  • Facebook's Original Programming Plans Take Shape

    Facebook's Original Programming Plans Take Shape

    The deals are widely viewed as part of the company's strategy to attract millennials to its live-streaming Web content.The service is expected to include Facebook's own scripted original shows, which will run up to 30 minutes, as well other companies' shorter videos, running up to 10 minutes.
  • Alphabet Jumps on the $1K-a-Share Train

    Alphabet Jumps on the $1K-a-Share Train

    Investors placed bets that Google's core search and emerging artificial intelligence technology will help maintain the company's dominance over its Silicon Valley rivals.The company's shares have risen sharply in the past year, after touching a 52-week low of $672.
  • YouTube TV Coming to These 10 New Markets

    YouTube TV Coming to These 10 New Markets

    Over the next “couple of weeks,” Google says that YouTube TV will expand into an additional 10 markets.Those new markets join Chicago, LA, NYC, Philly, and San Francisco.
  • Experts Identify 6 Emerging Influencer Marketing Trends

    Experts Identify 6 Emerging Influencer Marketing Trends

    Interviews with 10 marketing experts -- including some who built influencer marketing programs at Microsoft, IBM and Samsung -- suggest that influencer marketing requires a fundamental shift in the marketing department, noted Traackr CMO Kirk Crenshaw.Experts interviewed for the paper highlighted six industry trends that currently are shaping B2B influencer marketing: Macro-influencers are celebrity endorsers -- actors, retired politicians, YouTube and social media celebrities, for instance.
  • YouTube Expands to 10 New Markets!

    YouTube Expands to 10 New Markets!

    The new markets include Atlanta, Charlotte, Dallas-Fort Worth, Detroit, Houston, Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Orland-Daytona Beach-Melbourne, Phoenix, and Washington DC.Those markets join Chicago, Los Angeles, New York City, Philadelphia, and San Francisco, the original group.
  • SHIELD TV Units Receiving Updated YouTube App With 360-Degree Video Support

    SHIELD TV Units Receiving Updated YouTube App With 360-Degree Video Support

    The updated YouTube app for Android TV is rolling out to SHIELD TV units, as confirmed by NVIDIA.This update not only brings a fresh UI, but access to YouTube 360, which will have you streaming videos in a full 360 degrees straight to your big screen.
  • EPIC Claims Google Violates Consumer Privacy in FTC Complaint

    EPIC Claims Google Violates Consumer Privacy in FTC Complaint

    A new technology that Google uses to track billions of credit card transactions is unsafe, overly intrusive, and possibly in violation of federal law, according to a complaint the Electronic Privacy Information Center filed Monday with the U.EPIC urged the FTC to investigate Google over its Store Sales Management program, criticizing it as unfair and deceptive to consumers, and lacking an easy way to opt out.
  • Did You Get YouTube's New Sharing/Messaging Feature?

    Did You Get YouTube's New Sharing/Messaging Feature?

    On Monday, YouTube announced its new sharing feature for at least the third time (that’s not an exaggeration), suggesting that it was finally rolling out to everyone.What is the new sharing feature in YouTube all about?
  • YouTube TV Adds Another 14 Markets Including Boston and Seattle

    YouTube TV Adds Another 14 Markets Including Boston and Seattle

    Google added another 14 markets to its YouTube TV line-up today, growing the total from 15 to 29.This is the second big expansion in just under a month and also since the service first launched.
  • YouTube Makes Major UI Changes for Desktop and Mobile Official

    YouTube Makes Major UI Changes for Desktop and Mobile Official

    This morning, YouTube made many UI changes official for desktop and mobile users, including the usage of Material Design, the Dark Theme, and proper scaling for easily viewing videos shot in portrait.While inside of the video, YouTube has created gestures, such as double taps to fast forward and rewind.
  • Consumers' Embrace of Mobile Apps Is Limited to a Choice Few

    Consumers' Embrace of Mobile Apps Is Limited to a Choice Few

    Discovery of new apps is down across multiple channels, including app stores, word-of-mouth recommendations and advertising.Millennials download new apps, but older users are less interested in adding them and are showing signs of becoming net deleters.
  • YouTube TV Adds Another 8 Markets, Including Portland!

    YouTube TV Adds Another 8 Markets, Including Portland!

    The other new YouTube TV markets include Albuquerque, Austin, Birmingham, Greenville, Norfolk, Raleigh, and Sacramento.The total YouTube TV market count is now up to 49 since it first launched back in April.