YouTube tightens grip on Ad Blockers, targeting third-party apps

In June 2023, YouTube began testing methods to curb ad blockers. This effort has escalated into a full-fledged crackdown, with YouTube now targeting third-party apps that bypass their ads. This expansion aims to disable functionalities within these apps, like opening YouTube ad-free. Users attempting this will encounter error messages restricting content access. YouTube justifies this […]

YouTube AI Generated content labels: Will inform users about altered or created videos using AI

In a move to combat misinformation and promote transparency, YouTube is implementing new disclosure requirements and content labels for videos that have been altered or created synthetically using Generative AI (AI that creates new content). This initiative reflects YouTube’s commitment to fostering responsible AI innovation. While acknowledging the potential of AI to unlock creative possibilities, […]

YouTube “You” tab brings new designs and features on mobile and TV

Enjoy the new You tab on YouTube and handy features while watching your favorite videos. YouTube got a new update that overhauled the Library tab into the new “You” tab. It’s located at the bottom right of the screen on your mobile devices. Before the changes, you’ll see your profile picture at the top right […]

You can now find songs by singing them through the YouTube app

YouTube is releasing a new update that will allow users to search for songs by singing them into their phone. This feature is similar to the “hum to search” feature that is already available on the Google app and Google Assistant, but it will be integrated directly into the YouTube app. To use the feature, […]

CNN Philippines YouTube channel has been terminated!

Alphabet Inc., the parent company of Google, has just terminated the official YouTube account of CNN Philippines CNN Philippines’ YT channel terminated! It reads “This video is no longer available because the YouTube account associated with this video has been terminated.” when you go to its page at the moment. It has been terminated because […]

YouTube’s Adblock fiasco: what made them do it

Ads are essential for these companies to run their businesses, but what if you just want to watch videos in peace and not be pestered with ads every five seconds? Adblockers? You can be banned by just using it YouTube has primarily been a free platform since its beginning in February 2005. For many years […]

Why Sebastian is stepping down as CEO of Linus Media Group

Big news in the world of Linus Media Group! Our favorite Canadian YouTuber, Linus Sebastian, is stepping down as the CEO of the company he built from the ground up. But don’t worry, he’s not leaving us hanging. He’ll still be making awesome videos; he just won’t be handling all the business stuff anymore. Why […]

Google could start Blocking you from Blocking YouTube Ads

You might want to grab your wallet for YouTube Premium now because Google just announced that it’s experimenting with a new feature that will prevent users from activating ad blockers blocking YouTube Ads. This comes after a tipster, Sazk100, revealed key details of the Google program, coinciding with the 2023 Google I/O conference. According to […]

Five new features introduced on YouTube Premium!

Apart from enjoying watching videos without annoying ads, YouTube Premium has introduced five other intriguing features to enhance the experience even more. Queueing system First up, you can now use a queueing system on your phone or tablet. This feature has been available on the YouTube website, but now it’s accessible to all subscribers on […]

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