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Make YouTube faster on Firefox with this extension

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/03/26/make-youtube-faster-on-firefox-with-this-extension/

5 days ago

Google launched a new design of the company's YouTube website recently that made the site slow on Firefox when compared to Google Chrome. Firefox users who open YouTube in the browser may […]

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Hypochondriacs – are your eyes are blurry? It's just YouTube trying to cut video-stream quality worldwide amid the coronavirus pandemic

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/25/youtube_video_stream_quality/

6 days ago

You can still watch in HD, but, please, maybe not?

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Hypochondriacs – are your eyes all blurry? It's just YouTube trying to cut video-stream quality worldwide amid the coronavirus pandemic

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/25/youtube_video_stream_quality_coronavirus/

6 days ago

You can still watch in HD, but, please, maybe not?

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Forget toilet roll, bandwidth is the new ration: Amazon, YouTube also degrade video in Europe to keep 'net running amid coronavirus crunch

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/20/amazon_youtube/

2 weeks ago

Pair join Netflix to turn it down for what? Connectivity stability

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Image-rec startup for cops, Feds can probably identify you from 3 billion pics it's scraped from Facebook, YouTube etc

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/20/ai_roundup_clearview/

2 months ago

Roundup Plus other 'fun' news from the world of AI

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Skip sponsor messages in YouTube videos with SponsorBlock

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/01/03/skip-sponsor-messages-in-youtube-videos-with-sponsorblock/

3 months ago

SponsorBlock is an open source browser extension for Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox (and compatible browsers) that skips sponsored messages on YouTube automatically. YouTube publishers have several monetization options at their disposal. […]

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PocketTube offers better YouTube Subscriptions Management

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/19/pockettube-offers-better-youtube-subscriptions-management/

3 months ago

YouTube's subscription feature is a prime example of a feature that has been cut down to its very core to make it as simple as possible and at the same time almost […]

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YouTube thinkfluencer Siraj Raval admits he plagiarized boffins' neural qubit papers – as ESA axes his workshop

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/14/ravel_ai_youtube/

6 months ago

Oops I did it again. And by it, we mean, ripped people off

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How to get your YouTube History deleted automatically

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/10/how-to-get-your-youtube-history-deleted-automatically/

6 months ago

The video streaming site YouTube keeps track of every video that a user watches on the site and every search that is made. It uses the information for its recommendation engine that […]

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How to clear and disable the YouTube Watch and Search history

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/01/how-to-clear-and-disable-the-youtube-watch-and-search-history/

6 months ago

The video streaming site YouTube keeps track of your activity on the site. If you are signed in to an account, it keeps a record of all videos that you watched, all […]

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Enhancer for YouTube is an add-on for Firefox and Chrome which offers a ton of customization

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/19/enhancer-for-youtube-is-an-add-on-for-firefox-and-chrome/

7 months ago

There are a lot of quirks in YouTube, but we have plenty of workarounds for most issues. Most of these are possible thanks to add-ons. Today, we take a look at Enhancer […]

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YouTube is testing large thumbnails on the homepage

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/14/youtube-is-testing-large-thumbnails-on-the-homepage/

8 months ago

If you have been to the streaming video site YouTube lately you may have noticed that the design of the homepage changed. Google is apparently at it again with yet another test […]

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Get rid of all the clickbait YouTube video thumbnails

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/03/get-rid-of-all-the-clickbait-youtube-video-thumbnails/

8 months ago

Clickbait Remover for YouTube is a browser extension for Google Chrome that removes clickbait video thumbnails on the video hosting and streaming site. YouTube publishers have several options when it comes to […]

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YouTube mystery ban on hacking videos has content creators puzzled

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/07/03/youtube_bans_hacking_videos/

9 months ago

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Political debates, YouTube TV, and why the cable box era is finally over

https://www.zdnet.com/article/the-era-of-the-cable-box-may-be-over/

9 months ago

While you may be one of the growing number of Americans without a cable box, that doesn't necessarily mean you're saving a lot of money.

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Sunday seems really quiet. Hmm, thinks Google, let's have a four-hour Gmail, YouTube, G Suite, Cloud outage

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/06/03/google_cloud_outage/

10 months ago

Unlucky netizens struggle to connect to web giant suffering from 'network congestion'

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Google Cloud goes down, taking YouTube, Gmail, Snapchat, and others with it

https://www.zdnet.com/article/google-cloud-goes-down-taking-youtube-gmail-snapchat-and-others-with-it/

10 months ago

Google Cloud networking issue takes down a large chunk of web services across North American and the EU.

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There's a scarily good 'deepfakes' YouTube channel that's quietly growing – and it's freaking everyone out

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/05/28/youtube_deepfakes_channel/

10 months ago

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Restore YouTube's Classic Look in Firefox and Chrome

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/05/13/restore-youtubes-classic-look-in-firefox-and-chrome/

11 months ago

YouTube Classic is an extension for Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome that changes the design and layout of YouTube to the classic version. Firefox users can install the browser extension from the […]

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The Controversy Over YouTube Takedowns YouTube takedowns have been skyrocketing this year, and uploaders don't know why. What's the line between copyright infringement and content creation?

https://computer.howstuffworks.com/internet/basics/controversy-youtube-takedowns.htm

11 months ago

Read more for The Controversy Over YouTube Takedowns YouTube takedowns have been skyrocketing this year, and uploaders don't know why. What's the line between copyright infringement and content creation?

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