YouTube iOS update brings fresh design, adds new in-app editing tools

Continuing its Material Design rollout for its collection of iOS apps, Google has just launched a new look for YouTube as part of an update that also adds new in-app video editing capabilities.

PS4 system software 3.00 launches this week with YouTube sharing features

Sony has outlined the improvements, tweaks, and new gameplay sharing features it has in store for the next major PlayStation 4 firmware update, which is due to launch at the end of this month.

YouTube’s ad-free subscription service may finally launch in October

The contents of a leaked email sent to YouTube content creators suggests the Google-owned site is looking to launch its ad-free subscription service next month. The offering is likely to combine with Music Key, which launched last year and…

Vinyl sales generate more revenue than free Spotify, Youtube, and VEVO combined

Vinyl sales generated $60 million more revenue than all on-demand free streaming services combined in the first half of this year. Vinyl revenue is up 52 percent year over year with no no signs of slowing down soon.

Mario betrays some of his most devoted fans with new YouTube copyright claims

Nintendo is targeting speedrunners and modders in a new round of YouTube copyright claims, issuing video takedown requests to users who post footage from modified Super Mario World levels.

Artists are getting paid more for their music, but is it enough?

The company that gets artists paid each time their music is played says that digital music royalty payouts were at a record high. 0ver $1.013 billion was generated for songwriters, composers, and music publishers.

Stop using YouTube as a music player by downloading the audio off your favorite videos

Want to rip music from YouTube, but leave the video behind? Check out this tutorial to learn own it's done in five easy steps - you won't find a better method anywhere else
Movies & TV

Gamers bring out the hate on Jimmy Kimmel after his skit about YouTube Gaming

Gamers are a passionate bunch, and clearly so about YouTube Gaming as they left an angry stream of comments on Jimmy Kimmel's video mocking of the service, some of which went a little too far.

FTC and Machinima reach settlement: it’s actually about ethics in game journalism

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has reached a settlement with YouTube network Machinima over allegations that the company contracted popular YouTubers to create paid advertisements under the guise of unbiased, independently produced video…

YouTube subscriptions are coming

Rumors of a YouTube subscription service have been rumbling in the background all year, but a new report suggests a revamped version of Music Key and a separate plan are launching soon.

Look out, Twitch – here comes YouTube Gaming

From today, gaming fans can check out YouTube Gaming, the company's much anticipated Twitch-like streaming service that promises 25,000 pages for various game titles, live streams, archived gameplay footage, and more.
Home Theater

Comcast’s YouTube rival is just weeks away

Watching television on your smart living room set is becoming identical to watching video on your laptop or smartphone, and Comcast's newest venture is proof. Its YouTube rival is expected to launch soon.