YouTube updates Studio app

YouTube Studio

YouTube has renamed its Creator Studio app to YouTube Studio and is adding new features like the ability to schedule video uploads from mobile. YouTube… Read more

Russian OTT services see subscription revenue outpace advertising is the leading Russian OTT provider

Subscription and transactional income for Russia’s streaming services surpassed advertising revenues in the first half of this year, according to a report by Telecom Daily.… Read more

Google in new deal with rightsholders to combat piracy in France


Google has signed an agreement with French antipiracy group l’Association de Lutte Contre la Piraterie Audiovisuelle (ALPA) whereby YouTube will enable ALPA to identify potential… Read more

YouTube adds HDR to Android phones


YouTube has reportedly added high dynamic range (HDR) video playback options for a number of high-end Android phones. According to various reports, users with compatible… Read more

YouTube updates Live with ‘ultra-low latency’ streaming

YouTube Gaming THUMB

YouTube is aiming to make live content creation “easier and more accessible” with new features like ultra low latency streaming and chat moderation tools. YouTube… Read more

YouTube exec Robert Kyncl releases book celebrating the site


YouTube’s chief business officer, Robert Kyncl, has released a book subtitled “how YouTube and the new creators are transforming our lives”. Streampunks, published by Penguin… Read more

John Cena, Kat Dennings front YouTube Red original

John Cena

YouTube Red is set to bring in animated original Dallas & Robo, voiced by WWE wrestler John Cena and 2 Broke Girls star Kat Dennings. The… Read more

YouTube revamps mobile and desktop offerings

YouTube 2017

YouTube is rolling out a number of new features for the mobile and desktop versions of the service, in the latest stage of the video… Read more

YouTube TV expands to half the US


YouTube has rolled out its subscription TV streaming service to 14 new markets in the US, expanding its reach to roughly half of American homes.… Read more

YouTube adds ex-WGN & Fox execs for originals

YouTube Red

YouTube is bolstering its original programming team by hiring former WGN America (WGN) and Fox executives. Jon Wax has been named head of drama, scripted… Read more