To address parents’ concerns over inappropriate content on YouTube being seen by children, Google today is announcing an expanded series of parental controls for its YouTube Kids application. The new features will allow parents to lock down the YouTube Kids… Read More ›
YouTube increasingly has been called an inappropriate video playground for kids, charges that have caused executives to vow reform. Read more at USA Today.
YouTube’s app specifically for children is meant to filter out adult content and provide a “world of learning and fun,” but Business Insider found that YouTube Kids featured many conspiracy theory videos which make claims that the world is flat,… Read More ›
YouTube is trying to clean up its kid’s app. Recent reports have called attention to troves of videos with profanity and violent themes on YouTube Kids, the video-sharing site’s kid-friendly platform. Read more at CNN.
YouTube rolled out the ability to share videos with contacts directly in its mobile app for Android and iOS. Users can chat about shared videos using text, react with emoji, like messages with a heart, reply with other videos, and… Read More ›
Modifying its service for an increasingly mobile world, YouTube is dropping its Annotations Editor. In its place, Google’s video giant is offering End Screen and Cards – mobile-centric tools that allow for linking, polling, and other functions. The change is… Read More ›
“YouTube announced that it is adding the capability to broadcast live video right from its mobile app. This capability is said to be rolling out to select creators first, but it is expected to become available to more people later… Read More ›