YouTube down! Video-streaming site has crashed for users around the world

It's rare to see YouTube suffer serious issues, but at the time of writing, the site appears to be down for many of its users around the world. It's only...

The best YouTube channels for sports lovers

If you're a cable cutter who still wants to enjoy quality sports highlights and analysis, YouTube is the place to go. There are plenty of great sports-centric channels on YouTube,...

Sick of unskippable commercials? YouTube TV’s DVR just got a lot more friendly

YouTube TV has lifted DVR restrictions on channels from Disney, Fox, NBCUniversal, and Turner, meaning viewers no longer have to deal with video on demand versions with unskippable commercials. The post...

YouTube has a new destination for gamers as it plans to shutter gaming app

YouTube is shuttering its gaming app early next year and turning its attention to developing a brand new gaming destination on its main site. The app launched in 2015 as...

It’s time for Facebook and Twitter to coordinate efforts on hate speech

Since the election of Donald Trump in 2016, there has been burgeoning awareness of the hate speech on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. While activists have pressured...

YouTube launches a suite of fundraising tools

YouTube today announced a suite of new features designed to offer creators and their fans new ways to contribute to charitable causes. This includes beta versions of new fundraising and...

For IGTV, Instagram needs slow to mean steady

Instagram has never truly failed at anything, but judging by modest initial view counts, IGTV could get stuck with a reputation as an abandoned theater if the company isn’t careful....

Google gives YouTube Music a makeover with new features

Fans of YouTube Music are in for an exciting time. Google has committed to an aggressive patch cycle which aims to address many of the current problems with YouTube Music....

YouTube videos are now even bigger on desktop — so why are users complaining?

Goodbye, black bars. A YouTube update eliminates the black bars on the desktop video pages. The change makes the video larger and removes the often irking black bars. The update...

YouTube begins rolling out Dark Theme setting for its Android app

After the release of Dark Theme mode on the YouTube app for iOS, it's now rolling out for Android devices. The feature turns the background dark to cut down on...

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Amazon’s delivery drones could live on trains and ships, latest patent...

Amazon has patented a range of ideas related to its drone delivery service, some wackier than others. The latest describes a network of...