By: Meenu Rana, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 19 Nov, 2019
Users can now purchase 1-month or 3-month prepaid plan to enjoy YouTube Premium and YouTube Music Premium benefits.
By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 29 May, 2019
The global series such as Cobra Kai, Planet Slo Mo, and Origin are also available completely ad-free.
By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 13 Mar, 2019
The regular YouTube Music app and desktop client offers free music streaming, while YouTube Music Premium offers the same without ads. YouTube has also announced YouTube Premium to offer ad-free services across all YouTube videos and not just YouTube Music content.
By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 05 Dec, 2018
This is YouTube’s take on Instagram’s scrollable interface which plays videos on mute when there is one. The Autoplay on home was previously a YouTube Premium feature and now comes to the mobile version of YouTube, allowing users a preview of the video that they’re about to watch without audio.
By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 30 Nov, 2018
Stories on Instagram last up to a day but YouTube Stories will last for up to seven days on the mobile app. A creator’s story will be available to subscribers as well as non-subscribers and will also be displayed in the “Up Next” section beside the main video tile.
By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 23 Nov, 2018
The two ads which will be played consecutively will be non-skippable in nature watching which will result in less annoying pop-ups in the middle of your video playing experience. YouTube says that it expects to offer 40 percent lesser interruptions through this feature.
By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 13 Nov, 2018
The YouTube VR renders support for standard videos in a VR theatre mode as well as 360-degree videos. Users will be able to pair with friends and watch videos with others wearing other headsets. This means users will be able to watch live concerts, enjoy simulated clips and documentaries.
By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 10 Sep, 2018
YouTube Originals will thus feature shows from some of Youtube’s most successful partners and artists, unlike its original video streaming platform which only hosted videos from certain users. The service already has over 60 titles to date globally with 50 newer ones to be pitched in 2019.
By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 02 Aug, 2018
YouTube’s imitation of the Stories section doesn’t stop there as the feature itself looks similar in UI to the one of Instagram. The only way you’d be able to distinguish an Instagram or YouTube story is through the red-ring that surrounds a new Story which is apparent to the main colour of the brand that is YouTube.
By: Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 30 Jul, 2018
YouTube is planning to introduce some of its original content on YouTube Premium, which is a monthly-based subscription service. However, there will be free content available to users, though it will be driven by advertisement.
By: Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 25 Jul, 2018
With the latest update now comes a new bug that makes it difficult for users to move a video forward or backwards on Android. YouTube has acknowledged this bug and that has promised that it will soon roll out a fix to solve this issue. Users can still slide the red button that sits on the progress bar.
By: Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 19 Jul, 2018
The company says that it will provide better audio quality and ability to select the quality for downloading and streaming on the streaming applications. The app will be updated with Sonos and Android Auto support. The company is currently rolling out SD card support for Android on its music app.
By: Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 29 Jun, 2018
There will be a toggle in the Settings menu that will allow users to continue to watch videos when they press home button. However, it is important to note that the uploader can restricted the access for picture-in-picture mode and currently most of the music videos won't work in this mode.
By: Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 17 May, 2018
YouTube Music has thousands of playlists, the official versions of millions of songs, albums, artist radio and more, in addition to all the music videos, people expect from YouTube. The company has announced that the music service is free. YouTube Music Premium is a paid membership for $9.99 per month.