Google has released updated YouTube v1.3 for iOS that includes a new feature which allows users to watch streamed videos of live events on iDevice right inside the YouTube app.
Year 2012 is near to end, so Apple has released charts of App Store Best 2012, that includes year’s top free and paid iPhone and iPad apps, notable trends and editor’s picks. So in the category of free downloaded apps for iPhone, Google YouTube is at the top of the list.
Reuters, reported that YouTube is getting approximately 4 billion video hits per day, as the figure has changed with an increase of 25% since May, 2011. Google relates the increase of Youtube video viewership to the increase of smart mobile devices.
According to the Nielsen research group’s provided data for January-October 2011, Google, Facebook and YouTube are the most visited web sites under three respective categories of over all web brands, social networks&blogs and video brand.
Google has launched YouTube Trends site, that presents the latest viral videos from YouTube and it will also list the posts with the similar context to those popular videos.
YouTube has announced the 15 minutes video time limit which is increased, as before users can upload 10 minutes duration video to YouTube. According to YouTube’s official blog:
Now a days, YouTube is experimenting with 3D videos and if you want to watch your Nexus One 720p video in 3D format on YouTube then that could be possible now. Developers at XDA have found a simple hack which may convert HD video of Nexus One to 3D in YouTube just by adding a 3D [...]
YouTube gets a revamp as Leanback Youtube which has more user friendly interface and requires less user interaction. Actually Leanback works on user preferences which were selected before and when user hit YouTube it just starts playing videos according to their favorites.
YouTube introduced video editor which allows users to edit their video contents online without the help of any third party application.