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The latest YouTube news and guides, all in one place. Digital Trends offers in-depth coverage of the largest video-sharing platform and everything it encompasses. With helpful user guides, videos, and channel suggestions, and detailed info on YouTube TV, here are all of the things you need to know.

Two iPhones showing comparison of YouTube Premium prices.

Do you have Verizon? You can now get YouTube Premium for a lot cheaper

YouTube Premium is about to get cheaper for Verizon customers. Here's more about the deal and when it starts. (Hint: it's soon.)
Some of the games in YouTube's Playables collection.

YouTube Playables gets wider availability — here’s where to find it

The Fubo app icon on Apple TV.

Fubo adds one of YouTube TV’s best features

Two Formula 1 cars speed around a corner in a scene from season 5 of Formula 1: Drive to Survive.

F1 Monaco Grand Prix live stream: Watch the race for free

F1 2021 racers on track.

F1 live stream: How to watch Formula 1 online for free

YouTube TV multiview options on an Android phone.

Android users finally get YouTube TV parity with iPhone

A man wearing a T-shirt that says "Math" standing to the right of a long division problem with a blue wall in the background.

The 22 best YouTube videos for kids (May 2024)

An NFL Sunday Ticket multiview option on YouTube TV.

YouTube TV: plans, pricing, channels, how to cancel, and more

A woman wears a gasmask in the movie Monsters

10 great free sci-fi movies you should stream right now

YouTube Premium on iPhone.

How to play YouTube in the background on iPhone and Android

Saoirse Ronan and Beanie Feldstein in Lady Bird (2017)

The best free movies on YouTube right now (May 2024)

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Worried about the TikTok ban? Here are 5 TikTok alternatives you should use

Downloading a season of Fallout on the prime Video desktop app.

9 of the best free movie download sites for 2024

You don't need to turn to a life of crime to watch movies. Stick to these legitimate movie download sites and apps. Here's nine of our preferred services.
A preview video of "Iceland Nature Drone Film" on YouTube, as seen on an Apple TV 4K.

YouTube just massively angered Apple fans by adding a feature

The YouTube app is showing previews of videos after the app sits idle 270 seconds — exactly 30 seconds before the Apple TV screensaver launches.
A smartphone displaying YouTube on its screen as it lays on top of a laptop's keyboard.

How to download YouTube videos for offline viewing

Our guide will teach you how to download YouTube videos on PC, iPhone, iPad, Android, and Mac, and educate you on the ethics of doing so.
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The 5 best YouTube TV alternatives in 2024

YouTube TV is a great streaming service. But it's not the only one. Here are the best YouTube TV alternatives you should check out.
YouTube TV and Hulu apps on the Roku homescreen.

Yes, YouTube TV is kind of broken tonight

YouTube TV — the biggest live streaming service in the U.S. — is glitching all over the place this evening. Adjust your life accordingly.
Sling TV guide on an iPhone.

Sling TV versus YouTube TV

YouTube TV is the most popular live streaming service with more than 8 million subscribers. Sling TV has about one quarter of that. So which is best for you?
Macbook Air

How to enable picture-in-picture for YouTube on your Mac

Sometimes you need the best of both worlds on the same screen: Work and your favorite YouTube videos. Here's how to enable picture-in-picture mode on a Mac.
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How to download music from YouTube on desktop and mobile

We'll show you how to download music from YouTube via two different options. Just proceed with caution, as downloading music from YouTube can come with risks.
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How to embed a YouTube video in PowerPoint

Did you know you can add YouTube videos to your PowerPoint presentations? It’s not too difficult either, and we created this guide to help with the process.
Giannis Antetokounmpo goes up for a dunk on a basketball court.

Thunder vs Bucks live stream: Can you watch for free?

Looking to watch a live stream of today's Thunder vs Bucks game? We have a number of ways you can do so for free, whether you're in or out of market.
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Michigan State vs UNC live stream: Can you watch for free?

College basketball bluebloods North Carolina and Michigan State clash in the Round of 32 today. Here's how you can watch a free live stream of the game.
Multiview on YouTube TV on an iPad.

YouTube TV just got even better on iPhones and iPads

You can now watch up to four shows at once in multivew with YouTube TV on iPhone and iPad. Just try not to burn out on all the cable news .
YouTube on Roku.

YouTube tells creators to start labeling ‘realistic’ AI content

YouTube is taking steps to try to help viewers better understand if what they’re watching has been created, whether completely or in part, by generative AI.
Youtube video on mobile. Credits: YouTube official.

Is there a YouTube Premium free trial? What you need to know

YouTube Premium (formerly YouTube Red) adds a bevy of great features to the popular video streaming service -- but is there a YouTube Premium free trial?
YouTube Music

What is YouTube Premium? Price, content, and more

We explain exactly what a YouTube Premium subscription gets you, how much it costs, and if it's a good choice for you.
How to delete your YouTube account

Here’s how to delete your YouTube account on any device

If you want to learn how to delete your YouTube account, you've come to the right place. It might be a little scary, but we'll walk you through it step by step.
Zee Family on YouTube TV.

YouTube TV just added a huge new add-on for $15 a month

With more than a dozen channels available for $15 a month, Zee Family looks to expand the reach of YouTube TV even more.
YouTube TV app icon on Apple TV.

YouTube TV tips and tricks: how to get the most out Google’s live TV service

YouTube TV is the most popular option for cord-cutters, and that means you need to know these YouTube TV tips and tricks.
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3 great free movies to stream this weekend (February 16-18)

Movies may cost a lot, but these three films don't cost a penny. Watch Jake Gyllenhaal, Jamie Foxx, and Reese Witherspoon for free on Tubi, YouTube, and more.
The previous channel feature on YouTube TV on a TV.

This long-awaited YouTube TV feature is a channel-flipper’s dream

In testing for some time, YouTube TV appears to have flipped the switch on a feature that makes it easy to flip back and forth between two channels.
A man performs on stage with a woman in The Illusionist.

3 great free movies to watch on Valentine’s Day

Want to watch some good movies on Valentine's Day for free? Then try these three great movies starring Tom Hanks, Edward Norton, and Channing Tatum.
Super Bowl in 4K on CBS on YouTube TV.

If you don’t see CBS in 4K on YouTube TV, try this

If you have your channel listings in a custom sort on YouTube TV, you might not see an option for 4K resolution. Here's how to fix it.