The interface of the website is available with localized versions in 102 countries, one territory Hong Kong and a worldwide version. The lists often coincide with the company's release of YouTube Rewind, a popular annual video that brings together digital stars to act out the year's biggest music, trends and memes. With Community, YouTube provides artists with a unique way to amplify their music by directly engaging with millions of fans. In other countries access to the website as a whole remains open, but access to specific videos is blocked. Content accessibility YouTube offers users the ability to view its videos on web pages outside their website. YouTube's early headquarters were situated above a pizzeria and Japanese restaurant in.
In November 2011, the social networking site was integrated directly with YouTube and the web browser, allowing YouTube videos to be viewed from within the Google+ interface. The creation of live streams was initially limited to select partners. Each YouTube video is accompanied by a piece of that can be used to embed it on any page on the Web. Other algorithm misfires In 2018, YouTube introduced a system that would automatically add information boxes to videos that its algorithms determined may present conspiracy theories and other , filling the infobox with content from and as a means to inform users to minimize misinformation propagation without impacting freedom of speech. Karim said the inspiration for YouTube first came from 's role in the 2004 , when her breast was exposed during her performance, and later from the.
Archived from on March 21, 2014. Thailand consistently ranks in the top ten countries globally in terms of YouTube watchtime. With this new feature, YouTube began a switchover to as its default video compression format. Because music videos are uniformly the most viewed clips on YouTube every year, the company provides a separate ranking of top music videos for the year. In March 2009, a dispute between YouTube and the British royalty collection agency led to premium music videos being blocked for YouTube users in the United Kingdom.
In December 2018, found more than 100 grooming cases in which children were manipulated into sexually implicit behavior such as taking off clothes, adopting sexualised poses and touching other children inappropriately by strangers. YouTube apologized for the errors, and reinstated the affected videos. A music video of the song Kau Jai Tur Lak Bur Toh My heart for your phone number by Thai female country singer Ying Lee Sijumpol has exceeded 100 million views on YouTube after 14 months, the first country song here to reach this level of viewing. YouTube's headquarters in San Bruno, California In March 2010, YouTube began free streaming of certain content, including 60 cricket matches of the. Less amusing are the chained monkeys and elephants doing tricks for the video, which came under fire by animal rights groups. Archived from on September 9, 2010.
The first video to reach one million views was a advertisement featuring in November 2005. On November 11, 2017, YouTube announced it was strengthening site security to protect children from unsuitable content. Following media reports about , , in June 2013, several technology companies were identified as participants, including YouTube. It offers a wide variety of and videos. In May 2011, an version of the YouTube player began supporting side-by-side 3D footage that is compatible with. However, YouTube itself has not confirmed the deal. Archived from on January 14, 2014.
Archived from on December 29, 2013. On November 15, 2012, Google launched an official app for the Wii, allowing users to watch YouTube videos from the Wii channel. Hurley had studied design at , and Chen and Karim studied together at the. Archived from on January 8, 2014. In May 2013, began enforcing its copyright ownership and claiming the advertising revenue from video creators who posted screenshots of its games.
On August 29, 2017, YouTube officially launched a redesign of its user interfaces based on language, as well a redesigned logo that is built around the service's play button emblem. Now, you can promote your live events on YouTube. According to , YouTube was used by 35% of smartphone users between April and June 2013, making it the third-most used app. Archived from on April 16, 2013. On March 31, 2010, the YouTube website launched a new design, with the aim of simplifying the interface and increasing the time users spend on the site. He asserted seven , and four were ruled in Smith's favor.
In June 2012, Google sent letters threatening legal action against several websites offering online download and conversion of YouTube videos. Organizations including , , and the English have filed lawsuits against YouTube, claiming that it has done too little to prevent the uploading of copyrighted material. In October 2012, a local version of YouTube was launched in Turkey, with the domain youtube. Most of the content on YouTube is uploaded by individuals, but media corporations including , the , , and offer some of their material via YouTube as part of the YouTube partnership program. Burns, John; Helft, Miguel November 4, 2010. This app gives organized way to select and watch videos online. On August 27, 2013, YouTube announced that it would remove video responses for being an underused feature.
It is distinct from the company's main Android app and allows videos to be downloaded and shared with other users. He takes a speedboat around Railay Beach, hangs out with non-psycho monkeys, treks through jungle, rides elephants, hits up water sports, dances with white women in bikinis at beach bars, gets massages and drinks coconut water. He battles poachers and evil kung-fu master, but is captured. As of August 2018 , the website is ranked as the second-most popular site in the world, according to. The mobile version is also available as an app for the Android platform. Users who have a good track record of complying with the site's Community Guidelines may be offered the ability to upload videos up to 12 hours in length, as well as live streams, which requires verifying the account, normally through a mobile phone. Live streaming of 360° video at up to 4K resolution is also supported.