YouTube is from November to look at mobile device offline – update




Google adds in November functionality to mobile apps to YouTube now to watch without an Internet connection is required. Videos According to Google allows users to save YouTube videos on their device and 48 hours offline.

Google gives many details yet about the new functionality that will be. Added to the YouTube apps in November On the Youtube partners & creators blog writes the development team behind the service only videos that users can add to their device ‘to that view if there is no internet for a short time. ”

It is not clear, however, what Google means by “short time”. Furthermore, the company promises to video makers that their fans will soon be able to enjoy without being interrupted by connection problems during the morning rush hour, for example. Videos

Possibly Google as it has done with his Movies and Music service adds similar functionality to YouTube to: content as users ‘pin’ to a device. In practice, play the movie or music in the background downloaded to the device so that it can be without a connection is necessary. Viewed the

Update, 14:45: Users can from November through the option “Add to device” on page displaying videos and playlists downloaded from the app. Which can then be viewed without an internet connection, for a maximum period of 48 hours, Google wrote in an email to partners who also received. Tweakers “Ls the device is more than 48 hours offline, the device needs to connect before weather videos can be viewed. Once the connection is restored, the window is updated and the viewer can watch videos again.”

Instream ads are retained in the videos but not other ad formats and video or video sales is not possible. By default, the functionality enabled but partners can turn off.

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