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<p>Google on Friday announced YouTube’s Community Contributions feature, which allows viewers to add closed captioning and subtitles to videos, will be discontinued on September 28, 2020. The company cites two reasons behind the discontinuation of the feature: It’s not being widely used and is a regular source of spam and abuse. According to Google, community</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/youtube-kills-community-contributions-captions-subtitles/">YouTube to axe community contributions for closed captions and subtitles</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

YouTube to axe community contributions for closed captions and subtitles

Google on Friday announced YouTube’s Community Contributions feature, which allows viewers to add closed captioning and subtitles to videos, will be discontinued on September 28, 2020. The company cites two reasons behind the discontinuation of the feature: It’s not being widely used and is a regular source of spam and abuse. According to Google, community […]

<p>Google on Friday announced YouTube’s Community Contributions feature, which allows viewers to add closed captioning and subtitles to videos, will be discontinued on September 28, 2020. The company cites two reasons behind the discontinuation of the feature: It’s not being widely used and is a regular source of spam and abuse. According to Google, community</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/youtube-kills-community-contributions-captions-subtitles/">YouTube to axe community contributions for closed captions and subtitles</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

YouTube to axe community contributions for closed captions and subtitles

Google on Friday announced YouTube’s Community Contributions feature, which allows viewers to add closed captioning and subtitles to videos, will be discontinued on September 28, 2020. The company cites two reasons behind the discontinuation of the feature: It’s not being widely used and is a regular source of spam and abuse. According to Google, community […]

YouTube India mobile app streaming limit (2)

YouTube finally re-enables 1080p streaming in India, but only on WiFi

In an attempt to ensure that the sudden increase in Internet traffic didn’t cause any issues with its infrastructure, YouTube in India restricted video streaming quality on its mobile apps to 480p earlier this year in March. Since then, YouTube users in India have had to bear with pixelated streams on mobile devices while the […]

YouTube India mobile app streaming limit (2)

YouTube finally re-enables 1080p streaming in India, but only on WiFi

In an attempt to ensure that the sudden increase in Internet traffic didn’t cause any issues with its infrastructure, YouTube in India restricted video streaming quality on its mobile apps to 480p earlier this year in March. Since then, YouTube users in India have had to bear with pixelated streams on mobile devices while the […]

Youtube for Android low streaming quality

The YouTube mobile app still limits video quality to 480p in India, even after 3 months of restrictions

COVID-19 has affected this year in a lot of ways, and we cannot even begin to assess the damage the pandemic has done at large. Even within the limited and narrow scope of smartphones and the related tech industry, the pandemic has made everyone rethink whether physical launch events are still needed when online-only events […]

Youtube for Android low streaming quality

The YouTube mobile app still limits video quality to 480p in India, even after 3 months of restrictions

COVID-19 has affected this year in a lot of ways, and we cannot even begin to assess the damage the pandemic has done at large. Even within the limited and narrow scope of smartphones and the related tech industry, the pandemic has made everyone rethink whether physical launch events are still needed when online-only events […]

<p>With all the devices and services that Google offers to consumers, it’s easy to forget that a large part of what the company does revolves around advertisements. Google is responsible for a lot of the ads you see around the Internet, and it’s also how people make money from ads. Google recently announced some new</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/advertisements-feeds-google-ads-app-campaign-deep-link-youtube-gmail/">Advertisements can soon show feeds in a Google Ads app campaign and deep link from YouTube and Gmail</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Advertisements can soon show feeds in a Google Ads app campaign and deep link from YouTube and Gmail

With all the devices and services that Google offers to consumers, it’s easy to forget that a large part of what the company does revolves around advertisements. Google is responsible for a lot of the ads you see around the Internet, and it’s also how people make money from ads. Google recently announced some new […]

<p>With all the devices and services that Google offers to consumers, it’s easy to forget that a large part of what the company does revolves around advertisements. Google is responsible for a lot of the ads you see around the Internet, and it’s also how people make money from ads. Google recently announced some new</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/advertisements-feeds-google-ads-app-campaign-deep-link-youtube-gmail/">Advertisements can soon show feeds in a Google Ads app campaign and deep link from YouTube and Gmail</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Advertisements can soon show feeds in a Google Ads app campaign and deep link from YouTube and Gmail

With all the devices and services that Google offers to consumers, it’s easy to forget that a large part of what the company does revolves around advertisements. Google is responsible for a lot of the ads you see around the Internet, and it’s also how people make money from ads. Google recently announced some new […]

<p>Compared to its competitors, YouTube Music is still considered a newcomer to the music streaming scene. This isn’t Google’s first rodeo, though, as they’ve previously made Google Play Music. Since Google Play Music is shutting down, the YouTube Music team is working to bring new features to the service, ranging from major changes to minor</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/youtube-music-swipe-album-art-change-songs/">YouTube Music starts rolling out the ability to swipe on album art to change songs</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

YouTube Music starts rolling out the ability to swipe on album art to change songs

Compared to its competitors, YouTube Music is still considered a newcomer to the music streaming scene. This isn’t Google’s first rodeo, though, as they’ve previously made Google Play Music. Since Google Play Music is shutting down, the YouTube Music team is working to bring new features to the service, ranging from major changes to minor […]

<p>Whether it’s fair or not, Google has a reputation for collecting a lot of data about people. To its credit, Google has been making improvements in how it lets users control their privacy. Today, CEO Sundar Pichai announced some changes in how the company handles data for new users. Pichai announced several privacy improvements to</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/google-automatically-delete-location-history-youtube-history-new-users/">Google will now automatically delete Web & App activity, Location history, and YouTube search history for new users</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Google will now automatically delete Web & App activity, Location history, and YouTube search history for new users

Whether it’s fair or not, Google has a reputation for collecting a lot of data about people. To its credit, Google has been making improvements in how it lets users control their privacy. Today, CEO Sundar Pichai announced some changes in how the company handles data for new users. Pichai announced several privacy improvements to […]