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YouTube deleted over 8m videos in Q4

YouTube deleted over 8m videos in Q4

YouTube’s first quarterly ‘enforcement report’ reveals the website removed 8.3 million videos between October and December 2017 for breaching its community guidelines. The figure does not include videos removed for…

Study: Consumption trends for business video

Wibbitz, the AI-powered video creation platform, has released the findings from its latest study, Video For Business: Content Consumption Trends, analysing how and where consumers are motivated to consume video…

Zoella knocked off top YouTube vlogger spot

Zoella knocked off top YouTube vlogger spot

YouTube is children’s favourite online destination with practically all 5-16 year olds exploring it and a growing majority using it every single day, reveals a report from CHILDWISE into childhood…

Nielsen measurement for YouTube UK app

Nielsen measurement for YouTube UK app

Nielsen ​​has ​introduced ​advertising measurement ​on ​YouTube’s ​mobile ​app ​through its ​Digital ​Ad ​Ratings ​service in ​the ​UK, ​France, ​and Germany. The ​service, ​which ​expands ​Nielsen’s ​current ​measurement ​coverage ​of…

BT Sport’s NBA London free on Facebook

BT Sport will be broadcasting the NBA London Game between the Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics via Facebook, the BT Sport app, on TV or on BTSport.com. The NBA London…

Amazon plans YouTube rival?

Amazon plans YouTube rival?

Amazon’s feud with Google could soon escalate, as reports say it is planning to launch a rival to YouTube. Amazon, it is said, has filed two trademark requests with the…

YouTube Go going live in South Africa

Google has revealed that YouTube Go will launch in South Africa imminently. The service, which beta launched earlier this year, has been designed as an offline-first way to access YouTube…

Fullscreen closing video platform

Online talent management firm Fullscreen is closing its subscription video platform which launched just last year. The service rolled out vowing to produce “higher quality” programmes featuring popular YouTube and…

Young Swedes primarily choose Netflix and Youtube

Nearly 45 per cent of Swedes (aged 15-74) watch online video during an average day, a high figure compared to other markets, according to analysis and consultancy firm Mediavision. Among…

Social media: More video attracts more followers

Video creation platform Wochit has published its Q3 social index providing insight from its analysis of over 10,000 Facebook videos, created by more than 200 publishers. These videos were published…

Canada: YouTube on Optik TV

Canada: YouTube on Optik TV

TELUS has announced that YouTube will be accessible on all Optik TV 4K digital boxes. TELUS customers that already have 4K digital boxes will now see the app appear automatically.…

Google pulls YouTube from Amazon Echo Show

Amazon and Google have clashed after access to YouTube was pulled from the online retailer’s Amazon’s Echo Show devices – a voice-controlled assistant with a screen that can display information…

YouTube to axe paid channels service

YouTube has confirmed it will stop offering paid channels, which were launched in 2013 as one of the video portal’s first attempts at charging for content. The service let people…

Metrics boost for fraudulent video monitoring

Big data and business intelligence online media services specialist NPAW (Nice People At Work) has revealed overlapping metrics built into its YOUBORA Infinity platform to help subscription-based video-on-demand services (SVoD)…

YouTube rolls out redesign

To mark 12 years since its launch, Google’s online video portal YouTube is undergoing a redesign – with a brand new logo – and adding a raft of new features.…