YouTube

YouTube Channel Removed From Roku

Sounds like Google didn’t want Roku streaming YouTube videos in an unofficial way. Dave Zatz posted this morning that the channel wasn’t available for people that didn’t already have it added. This isn’t anything new for Google and YouTube. There use to be a public API that YouTube stopped using to make companies work with […]


YouTube Now Gives You 15 Minutes

YouTube has increased the upload time of videos from 10 minutes to 15 minutes. Now everyone will truly get their 15 minutes of fame. I have only ran into the old 10 minute time on a couple videos. I’m sure for a majority of users it wasn’t an issue. You can read about it on […]


4K Video Comes to YouTube

YouTube now supports 4K resolution which is 4096 x 2304 pixels. That’s more than 4 times the resolution of 1080p. While it’s cool that YouTube is doing this I’m not sure what the point is at this point in time. Not very many people have access to a screen or projector that can output that. […]


YouTube Updates Mobile Site

YouTube updated it’s mobile site at m.youtube.com to be more complete like the YouTube homepage. I tried to access it on my Droid and still getting the old version but from what I read on twitter it looks like everyone should get the new version in the next couple of days. With the updated mobile […]


Popcorn Hour Getting YouTube Access Back

Looks like the Popcorn Hour media streamers will be getting YouTube back. Well the A-200 and C-200 units will. The A-100 and the A-110 won’t handle flash so no YouTube for them. YouTube will be an application just like the others apps that are available. I’m just realizing that my A-100 keeps getting more out […]


YouTube Launches Auto-Captioning for Everyone

YouTube original launched captioning back in November 2009 but it was limited to small groups of educational institutions. Now that feature has made it to everyones account. I’m glad Google sees the need for this and that they have opened it up to everyone. We all know that speech to text isn’t perfect but it’s […]