|Forum: Web Video Creation and Optimization|
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|26:|| YouTube Announces Live Streaming Trial Roll Out|
Today we're announcing the initial roll out of YouTube Live, which will integrate live streaming capabilities and discovery tools directly into the YouTube platform for the first time. This begins with a new YouTube Live browse page, where you can always find the most compelling live events happening on YouTube and add events to your calendar.[br][br]Today, we'll also start gradually rolling out our live streaming beta platform, which will allow certain YouTube partners with accounts in good standing to stream live content on YouTube. The goal is to provide thousands of partners with the capability to live stream from their channels in the months ahead. In order to ensure a great live stream viewing experience, we'll roll this offering out incrementally over time.
|Apr 8, 2011|
|27:|| YouTube Transcoding Videos Into Open Media WebM Format|
...all new videos uploaded to YouTube are now transcoded into WebM. WebM is an open media file format for video and audio on the web.[br][br]As we work to transcode more videos into WebM, we hope to reduce the technical incompatibilities that prevent you from accessing video while improving the overall online video landscape.[br][br]Transcoding all new video uploads into WebM is an important first step, and we're also working to transcode our entire video catalog to WebM.
|Apr 20, 2011|
|28:|| Describing Videos On The Web Using schema.org Markup|
Schema.org is a joint effort between Google, Microsoft and Yahoo! and is now the recommended way to describe videos on the web.
|Feb 22, 2012|
|29:|| YouTube Launches Face Blurring Tool|
...a new tool that allows you to obscure faces within videos with the click of a button.
|July 18, 2012|
|30:|| YouTube Adds Developers 'Upload Widget' For Webcams and 'Direct Lite'|
"... the YouTube Upload Widget that supports webcam uploads, and YouTube Direct Lite, both of which are now available for public use."
|July 24, 2012|
|31:|| Facebook Is Now The Second Largest Video Site in the U.S.|
"Google Sites, driven primarily by video viewing at YouTube, ranked as the top online video content property in July with 157 million unique viewers, followed by Facebook with 53 million,..."
|Aug 17, 2012|
|32:|| YouTube Extends Automatic Captions Now With Six European Languages|
German, Italian, French, Portuguese, Russian, and Dutch will have automatic caption support for YouTube videos in those languages.
|Nov 29, 2012|
|33:|| W3C Will Go Ahead With Encrypted Media Extensions Web Video Technology|
"We should we have one Web with as much commonality as possible where one is able to access free content as well as protected content. The other approach is to say if someone wants to have DRM content, that should be its own walled garden, cordoned off. We don't want the Web to be a bunch of cordoned-off apps."
|May 9, 2013|
|34:|| YouTube comments now powered by Google+|
Starting this week, you'll see the new YouTube comments powered by Google+ on your channel discussion tab.
|Oct 4, 2013|
|35:|| YouTube Will Block Indie Labels Over Subscription Service Launch|
A spokesperson for the indie labels said YouTube was making a "grave error of commercial judgement".
|June 18, 2014|