Posts Tagged: Google

Uptime: A YouTube App for Friends


Google has recently launched Uptime, a new mobile app that has got the video world talking. Uptime takes YouTube to new social heights, encouraging users to watch videos with friends and simultaneously add comments and chat alongside these videos in real time. It also lets users find their friends by connecting through Facebook and allows them… Read more »

Meet Your Friends In A Virtual Reality


More and more we’re seeing tech giants hedging their bets on the success of virtual reality platforms. Facebook and most recently Google, have all thrown their hats into the ring in the battle for VR supremacy. Common visions of virtual reality evoke images of isolated individuals living out virtual lives in digital worlds reminiscent of… Read more »

Welcome to a New Era of YouTube Comments Management


This past November, YouTube implemented new tools for creators to manage user interaction on their videos. YouTube now provides a number of filters, settings and other moderation tools that can help enhance brand-viewer interaction. For a core feature historically troubled by anonymous trolling and spam, these are welcome changes that put content creators in control.

Dive Into YouTube VR, YouTube’s New Virtual Reality App


A few months ago, we mentioned how YouTube was building a standalone VR-app to be part of the reignited wave of VR-based products that have become increasingly popular in recent years. YouTube’s announcement regarding the design of this app proves that the virtual reality experience is gaining significant attention. It also shows that YouTube understands its potential… Read more »

YouTube, Google and FameBit: Taking Brand Partnerships to the Next Level


For 9 years, YouTube has assisted creators in generating advertising revenue through its Partner Program. As YouTube has grown over the years, so have the possibilities for brands and creators alike to work together on branded content opportunities like product placements, promotions and sponsorships. In the last year, the top 100 advertisers have increased their spending on YouTube video ads… Read more »