Tag Archive: YouTube


Canceling YouTube TV? These are some great alternatives

If it’s time to get rid of Google’s live TV service, you’ve got a number of options.

There’s a lot to love about YouTube TV. The simple single plan. The multiple accounts that you can share with your family. The unlimited DVR.

But YouTube TV also doesn’t have as many channels as some of the other services. And if it doesn’t have something you’ve decided you just have to have, then it’s time to cancel YouTube TV.

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YouTube outlines plans for improving video recommendations in 2019

Another day, another set of changes coming to YouTube.

There’s a lot to watch on YouTube. From gameplay commentary, makeup tutorials, comedy sketches, and more, it can be difficult to find stuff that you want to see. YouTube tries to help you out with its recommended videos, but if you’ve ever watched one cooking video only to have your YouTube app filled with nothing but cooking clips, you’ll know that it doesn’t always work very well.

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Does Amazon Fire TV Stick have YouTube?

Best answer: There is no official application for YouTube, but there are multiple options to watch YouTube on the Amazon Fire TV stick, such as utilizing the Silk or Firefox web browsers.

Amazon: Fire TV Stick 4K ($ 50)

Where is YouTube?

YouTube is the premier destination for watching all your favorite music videos, video game streams and even live shows. However, if you take a look among the applications for the Amazon Fire TV, YouTube  [Read More…]

YouTube TV now covers nearly all of US

Nearly two years after making its initial debut, YouTube TV has expanded to reach nearly 100 percent of the US market. Just in time for that big football game.

As one of our favorite ways to avoid cable and satellite operators, YouTube TV is Google’s way of delivering content from more than five dozen networks. For just $ 40 per month, customers can sign up with zero long-term obligation.

Since YouTube TV’s early days, it’s been important for us to create  [Read More…]

YouTube updates guidelines to ban ‘harmful or dangerous’ pranks

YouTube will start banning prank videos that pose a ‘risk of serious danger.’

YouTube has updated its community guidelines to address the rise in dangerous prank videos. The streaming service will now ban challenges that present “a risk of serious danger or death, and pranks that make victims believe they’re in serious physical danger, or cause children to experience severe emotional distress.” The announcement comes just a day after a teenager in Utah crashed a car while  [Read More…]

YouTube went down earlier today, but it should be fixed now

Users are reporting trouble loading videos and the home page.

YouTube is one of the most visited sites on the internet, and seemingly everybody’s favorite way to learn new information or just kill time … and for many, it’s down today.

A number of users have been reporting error messages and problems loading YouTube’s home page and videos over the last hour; for some, thumbnails and text won’t load on the main feed, while others are having  [Read More…]

Ready to be a YouTube star? This $29 training bundle will kick start your influencer career

Like it or not, YouTube has become a tried and tested way to earn income. Whether you’re a grease monkey mechanic recording your tune-ups and oil changes or an established brand with a multimedia empire, YouTube is a platform worth investing in.

There are people making thousands of dollars per month from creating YouTube content. Some folks are earning millions per year; take a look at 7-year-old Ryan, who earned more than $ 22 million last year, reviewing toys.

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Shield TV gets Amazon Music and 5.1 audio for YouTube with latest update

Google Assistant is also now available in three new countries.

Whether you’ve owned an NVIDIA Shield TV for a while now or are thinking about picking one up as a Christmas present (Pst, it’s on sale for just $ 142 right now) everyone’s favorite Android TV box is about to get even better thanks to the new SHIELD Software Experience 7.2 that’s rolling out to users now.

One of the biggest things included with this update is  [Read More…]

How to get the YouTube app for your Oculus Go

A couple of weeks ago, Oculus announced that an official YouTube app would be coming to your Oculus Go headset. Today the official YouTube VR app is finally live and available for download on every headset.

YouTube VR includes videos that range over a number of different genres. You can rock your socks off to 360° concerts, fly to the moon in a simulated flight, watch amazing documentaries, and so much more. Here’s how to grab it for  [Read More…]

It’s not just you — YouTube TV is down

Yes, again.

If you’re thinking to yourself “Ya know, you guys never mention the 99.9 percent of the time that YouTube TV is working just fine …” Well, you’re right. We don’t. But this isn’t one of those times and so we’re going to mention (again) that YouTube TV (and YouTube proper, along with YouTube Music, apparently) is struggling a bit this evening.

That in and of itself is not the end of the world. On the  [Read More…]