Latest News: Technology |  Celebrity |  Movies |  Apple |  Cars |  Business |  Sports |  TV Shows |  Geek


Filed under: News | Technology News


Microsoft updated YouTube app for Windows Phone 8

The news is hot off the press. Microsoft has just refurbished a YouTube app for its Windows Phone 8. It contains many novel devices which will afford users hours of entertainment and pleasure. It is a major update as the company has totally redesigned the new version to accomplish almost all features of Windows Phone 8.

1 Updates

YouTube Videos Comments

Full Story

Microsoft updated YouTube app for Windows Phone 8


Till this moment in time, Microsoft and Google had been at war over YouTube. But according to the an official blog post, it seems they may have come to a truce of sorts. A YouTube app has been reinvented and implanted in the Windows Phone 8 by Microsoft. This step will allow all concerned to make hay while the sun shines. In former times, the app displayed little if any compatibility with Google. The situation has been resolved today and both giant organizations have called off their feud.

In fact, the brand new app has been transformed to fit in perfectly with the system of tiles on the Windows 8 platform. The accusation Microsoft had brought against Google was the non-allowance of Windows Phone 8 entry into YouTube territory. However, the clogged arteries have been cleared for now. A ton of features will be shown on the new app and users will have their leisure time packed with informative and entertaining experiences.

Visual contents as well as creative channels will be available to anyone who owns the device. There will even be a Kids Corner which will let parental guidance control the stuff children get to view. The revolutionary design of the new app will go the distance. A user may if he or she wants listen to a song in the background instead of waiting for it to be saved onto the device.

The fact that the last time YouTube was on the Windows Phone 8 it was a very poor performance had the computer freaks in a huff. The new and revised edition is an improved and intelligent change from yesterday’s cheap model. Using this version you may play a video or search for an item if you so desire. Or you can form a YouTube profile. Playlists are manageable too. Finally, sharing and email/SMS facilities will be a regular mode on this platform.

YouTube, while controversial for some of its more blasphemous and abnormal contents, is otherwise a very information-rich site that takes knowledge into the visual realm and makes it available to all irrespective of color or creed. As for Microsoft, it provides not only the solid experience of personal computers, it also lends access to a search engine (MSN) that is on a par with Yahoo and Google. That the two have made up is a source of happiness for consumers since now they will co-operate to create new stuff for their users.


iPad Air Giveaway. Win a free iPad Air.

You Might Also Like


Sponsored Update


More From the Web

Shopping Deals


<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/20" rel="author">Sumayah Aamir</a>
Sumayah Aamir (Google+) has deep experience in analyzing the latest trends.




blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Trade for Rishaw Johnson
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Trade for Rishaw Johnson
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers got the o-line help they needed when they traded safety Kelcie McCray to the Kansas City Chiefs for guard Rishaw Johnson.
Windows 9 Set to be Divulged on September 30th
Windows 9 Set to be Divulged on September 30th
Microsoft Announces The Event "Threshold" Will Take Place.
Linda Cohn Files Lawsuit Against New York Ice Rink
Linda Cohn Files Lawsuit Against New York Ice Rink
ESPN broadcaster Linda Cohn is filing a lawsuit against a New York ice rink after a group of kids pushed a heavy coin machine which allegedly fell on her, resulting in a huge gash that required 25 stitches.
Nick Cannon Admits He and Wife Mariah Carey are Separated

About the Geek Mind

The “geek mind” is concerned with more than just the latest iPhone rumors, or which company will win the gaming console wars. I4U is concerned with more than just the latest photo shoot or other celebrity gossip.

The “geek mind” is concerned with life, in all its different forms and facets. The geek mind wants to know about societal and financial issues, both abroad and at home. If a Fortune 500 decides to raise their minimum wage, or any high priority news, the geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants to know the top teams in the National Football League, or who’s likely to win the NBA Finals this coming year. The geek mind wants to know who the hottest new models are, or whether the newest blockbuster movie is worth seeing. The geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants—needs—knowledge.

Read more about The Geek Mind.