YouTube Music explains how its long-overdue cloud locker will work

Earlier this month it came to light that YouTube was finally working on a way to let you upload your own music to its library. Now, that feature is almost good to go. Google has published a support document explaining how users will be able to add th… Source: https://www.engadget.com/2020/02/20/youtube-music-cloud-locker-upload-library/ Proactive Computing found this story […]

Rebecca Black admits she was 'afraid of the world' after her song Friday went viral

Former YouTube sensation released emotional statement on ninth anniversary of ‘Friday’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/news/rebecca-black-friday-youtube-song-anniversary-twitter-latest-a9328601.html Indie Brew found this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Annie Lord

Netflix and YouTube are taking over your TV set

Netflix, Hulu, Disney+, Amazon Prime Video – streaming services have taken over our computer monitors and mobile screens. And, according to a new report, your TV screen is next.  People are increasingly using their televisions to consume content from online streaming services, according to Nielsen’s new special “streaming wars” edition of its Total Audience Report. […]

YouTube Music library upload heralds Google Play Music retirement

Messaging platforms and services aren’t the only confusing things that Google is offering. It also has more than one music or video service and it can sometimes be a guessing game on which one will survive. Almost two years ago, Google already declared that YouTube Music is the winner but it has so far failed […]

YouTube will retire its classic web interface in March

You’ll have to let go of YouTube’s older interface if you’ve been reticent to try the 2017 redesign. YouTube has warned that it’s dropping the classic web interface in March, almost three years after its official replacement. The video behemoth isn… Source: https://www.engadget.com/2020/02/04/youtube-drops-classic-web-interface-march/ Proactive Computing found this story and shared it with you. The Article […]

Google finally discloses YouTube ad revenue and it’s mind boggling

We finally know how much Google is making from ads on YouTube. Google took in more than $15 billion from YouTube ads in 2019, the company revealed. That number, nearly 10 percent of Alphabet’s total revenue, doesn’t include other sources of revenue from the video platform, including subscriptions.  Google disclosed the numbers, along with revenue […]

Why YouTube Videos “Made for Kids” Have Restricted Features

If a YouTube video is “made for kids,” it now has restricted features—even for adults. You can’t play “made for kids” videos in the miniplayer, save them to a playlist, or even like or dislike them in YouTube Music. Here’s why. Read This Article on How-To Geek › Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/545240/why-youtube-videos-made-for-kids-have-restricted-features/ Proactive Computing found this story […]

YouTube TV arrives on PS4 ahead of PlayStation Vue shut down

PlayStation Vue subscribers have likely already marked their calendars for January 30th, the day when Sony will pull the plug on its live TV service. But the death of Vue doesn’t mean PS4 users will have to move to different hardware for their live a… Source: https://www.engadget.com/2020/01/21/youtube-tv-ps4/ Proactive Computing found this story and shared it […]

How YouTube Profits From Climate Denial and Misinformation

If you search for videos about climate change on Youtube, you might run into one from PragerU called What They Haven’t Told You About Climate Change. In the video, a Canadian energy consultant named Patrick Moore claims that the world hasn’t been significantly warmer in the 21st century (which is not true) and that… Read […]