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Mandatory Streamers: Uma Thurman Embraces Small Screen Horror in Chambers

Mandatory Streamers: Uma Thurman embraces small screen horror in Chambers Welcome to Mandatory Streamers, our latest column covering the best new streaming content coming your way every week! For the week of April 22, Uma Thurman returns for another small screen role in Netflix’s Chambers, this time diving into the horror genre as a mother who discovers her daughter may not be as dead as she thought. Check out the best shows debuting and returning online this week as well as the latest renewa...
Tags: Horror, TV, Chambers, Cobra Kai, Deep State, Epix, Gentleman Jack, Hbo, Mandatory Streamers, Netflix, Streaming, The Good Fight, The Son, TV News, YouTube Premium

Ralph Macchio on Paying Off ‘Karate Kid III’ in ‘Cobra Kai’ Season 2 [Interview]

Cobra Kai  revisited Ralph Macchio’s Daniel LaRusso 35 years after his victory at the All Valley Karate Tournament. His student didn’t win this time, but season two promises to see Daniel reopen Miyagi-Do Karate in Mr. Miyagi’s honor, including training his daughter Samantha. Cobra Kai became YouTube Premium’s biggest hit and they ordered the second season within a week, after 20 million views. Now the anticipation for season two is even higher than it was for the return of the beloved fr...
Tags: New York, Television, Movies, Interviews, Youtube, Features, Sam, Samantha, Sxsw, Daniel, Amanda, Johnny, Ralph, West Side Story, San Fernando Valley, Miyagi

William Zabka on Giving John Kreese a Second Chance in ‘Cobra Kai’ Season 2 [Interview]

Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka) was the villain of The Karate Kid . Sure, he had a bad influence in John Kreese (Martin Kove), but Johnny was the one Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio) had to defeat at the All Valley Karate Tournament. Cobra Kai reinvented the movie series with Johnny as the hero, or at least a co-protagonist with a middle-aged Daniel. The final scene of season one showed the return of John Kreese, so fans have spent all year wondering how Johnny is going to deal with hi...
Tags: Television, Movies, Youtube, Chappie, Features, Facetime, Miguel, Hawk, Ali, Daniel, Johnny, Miyagi, Jerry Weintraub, Harold Kumar, Cobra Kai, Featured Stories Sidebar

What is YouTube’s subscription streaming service, YouTube Premium?

Thanks to Google, YouTube Red is now YouTube Premium. We explain what exactly a YouTube Premium subscription gets you, how much it costs, and break down if it's a good choice for you. The post What is YouTube’s subscription streaming service, YouTube Premium? appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Music, Youtube, Trends, Home Theater, Youtube Red, YouTube Premium, Google YouTube Red

Google starts offering YouTube Music for free for Google Home users

YouTube Music was launched in India last month with the company offering a free version with ads and Premium version starting at Rs.99 per month. YouTube Music Premium comes with background play, offline downloads, and an ad-free experience. Today, Google has announced that YouTube Music can be streamed for free on Google Home and other Google Assistant powered smart speakers. Users can ask Google Home to play the right music for any moment or mood, and YouTube Music will play the perfect s...
Tags: Google, News, India, Blogging, Youtube Music, Google Home, YouTube Premium, YouTube Music Google Home

How to make the most out of the YouTube app on your Roku device

YouTube is available on many platforms, including Roku. You can watch free and premium content on the YouTube app for Roku. You can watch movies and TV episodes purchased through Google Play Movies and TV from the YouTube Roku app as well. The YouTube app for Roku supports multiple user accounts. Visit for more stories. YouTube started out as a free-to-watch platform and has added paid options through the years. You can still watch free content from the YouTube Roku app, ...
Tags: Google, Youtube, Trends, Roku, Watch Google, YouTube Premium, YouTube Roku, Roku YouTube app YouTube Premium YouTube Premium, YouTube TV Watch, YouTube TV Rentals, Google Play Movies and TV, Roku Casting YouTube

‘Ryan Hansen,’ ‘Champaign ILL’ Canceled as YouTube Prepares for New Originals Strategy (EXCLUSIVE)

YouTube is clearing its deck, as the service gets ready to unveil its new original programming plans. As part of the spring cleaning of sorts, YouTube series “Champaign ILL,” “Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television,” “Sideswiped,” and “Do You Want to See a Dead Body” won’t be back. Those shows join previously confirmed cancelled series […]
Tags: News, Ryan Hansen, CHAMPAIGN Ill, YouTube Premium, YouTube Originals, Hansen Solves Crimes on Television Sideswiped

Apple Music Is Now Cheaper Than Spotify, YouTube In India

The race to the bottom continues as Apple Music cuts streaming music subscription rates in India weeks after Spotify and YouTube Premium launched there. New individual subscriptions have been cut to Rs 99/$1.43 monthly. From Indian Express: Close to four years after it was launched in India, Apple Music has revised its subscription rates in India and made it cheaper to access its large collection from across the world. The new pricing offers the service as a monthly subscription o...
Tags: Spotify, Music, India, Youtube Music, Spotify Premium, Bruce Houghton, YouTube Premium

Apple Music cuts prices in India

This morning, The WSJ reported Apple’s streaming music service overtook Spotify in paid subscribers in the U.S., and now it hopes to do the same in the Indian market by way of a big price cut. The company’s individual plan in India is now 99 rupees per month ($1.43 USD), versus the 120 rupees per month ($1.73 USD) it was previously. In addition, the price for the Apple Music student plan dropped from 60 rupees per month to 49 rupees; and the Family Plan is now 149 rupees per month versus the 190...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Startups, Spotify, Music, Media, India, Music Services, Warner Music, Saavn, WSJ, Streaming Services, Apple Music, Apple Inc, Gaana

YouTube Still Wants More ‘Cobra Kai’ Despite Rumors of Reducing Original Programming [WonderCon]

Cobra Kai put YouTube Premium on the map with originals. The sequel to the Karate Kid films became a phenomenon when it premiered last year, and YouTube ordered a second season in the first week. Since then, YouTube decided to stop investing in original series. Now the second season of Cobra Kai is about to premiere and fans definitely want to know there will be more Cobra Kai creators Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg and Josh Heald were at WonderCon for Cobra Kai. The creators seemed to have it...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Drama, Youtube, Sports, Sequels, Daniel, Johnny, Miyagi, Hurwitz, Cobra Kai, Heald, Ralph Macchio, Wondercon, William Zabka

YouTube denies that it is canning scripted series, plans to launch ad-supported slate in coming weeks

On the heels of Apple announcing paid, monthly subscription services for video, games, and news, YouTube says it is also doubling down original video content. Parent company Google has denied a report in Bloomberg that YouTube has stopped accepting pitches for scripted shows. But it also confirmed another aspect of the same report: it plans a big focus on paid subscriptions by introducing an ad-supported slate that will include new and existing series in the coming weeks. It seems that for now t...
Tags: Apple, Google, Startups, Media, Entertainment, Youtube, Bloomberg, Kate, Streaming Video, YouTube Premium, YouTube Originals

YouTube Music has launched in India, South Africa, and 12 more markets.

YouTube’s recently launched music streaming service is spreading and is now available in 14 more places around the world. It’s been nearly a year since YouTube launched YouTube Music last May, a new platform that collects all of the music on YouTube in one place and presents it like a traditional streaming service. Launching to quash artists and labels’ gripes with how low paid music was on YouTube they have been growing the platform ever since. They have just announced their launch in ...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Youtube, India, Samsung, Launch, South Africa, Streaming, Mumbai, Bolivia, Youtube Music, Music Stores, India South Africa, Warner Chappell, YouTube Premium, YouTube Beyond India YouTube Music

SXSW Film Review: ‘The Boy Band Con: The Lou Pearlman Story’

Filmmaker Aaron Kunkel fashions an absorbing true-crime narrative with a danceable beat from the testimonies of exploited pop celebrities, bilked investors, criminal investigators and not-so-quietly aghast onlookers in “The Boy Band Con: The Lou Pearlman Story.” Briskly efficient in its construction and execution, the documentary, which will be available to YouTube Premium subscribers starting April 3, focuses […]
Tags: Reviews, Sxsw, YouTube Premium, Aaron Kunkel, The Boy Band Con: The Lou Perlman Story

YouTube Music Launches In 13 New Markets plus India

Fresh off its announcement that Google's YouTube Music and YouTube Premium had launched in India, the ad-free streaming service have added Argentina, Bolivia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, South Africa, and Uruguay. YouTube Music launched in India just days after Spotify's controversial launch there. YouTube Music Premium subscriptions are priced at 99 rupee, or 20% lower than the 119 rupees / $1.67 per month that S...
Tags: Google, Spotify, Music, India, Bruce Houghton, YouTube Premium, YouTube Launches In India Priced, Uruguay YouTube Music

YouTube Music and YouTube Premium come to India

YouTube Music is coming to the next critical battlefield for streaming music services: India. The company announced this week it’s launching its ad-supported version of YouTube Music for free in the country, as well as YouTube Music Premium, its subscription that offers background listening, offline downloads and an ad-free experience for ₹99 a month. In addition, YouTube Premium, which extends offline play, background listening and the removal of ads across YouTube, is also launching in Indi...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Mobile, Apps, Spotify, Music, Media, Youtube, India, Samsung, Tech, Ed Sheeran, European Commission, Streaming Music, Warner

YouTube Music joins Spotify in India with more music for less money

Spotify’s launch in India was long-rumoured and talked about and now they’ve finally done it YouTube have stepped in to steal the spotlight. At the end of February, Spotify brought it’s popular music streaming service to India with a potential audience of over 1.3 billion new listeners, gaining over a million of them in less than a week. They aren’t just competing with local favourites like JioSaavn but also have Western rivals like Apple Music already in the region to contend with. Now ju...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Youtube, India, Launch, Streaming, Youtube Music, Music Stores, Lyor Cohen, Warner Music Group, Warner Chappell, YouTube Premium, YouTube YouTube Music, Jay Fowler, JioSaavn, Spotify YouTube Music

YouTube Music launches in India to battle it out with Spotify et al

At long last, YouTube Music has launched in India with a free ad-supported option, as well as its Premium plan at Rs. 99 ($1.42) per month. That’ll see it compete with the likes of international heavyweights Spotify (which went live there last month) and Apple Music, as well as local incumbents like JioSaavn, Gaana, and Wynk. YouTube Music Premium offers a three-month free trial, after which your subscription fee will kick in. The company’s also launching YouTube Premium for Rs. 129 ($1.85) per ...
Tags: Startups, Apps, Spotify, India, Apple Music, Youtube Music, YouTube Premium, YouTube Originals, JioSaavn Gaana, Wynk YouTube Music Premium

YouTube Music launched in India, free Premium subscription for 3 months; YouTube Premium is also here

YouTube has finally launched YouTube Music streaming service in India, after it was announced back in May last year. Google launched its Play Music service in India back in 2016. YouTube Music lets you play official songs, albums, thousands of playlists and artist radio plus YouTube’s huge catalog of remixes, live performances, covers and music videos  - all simply organized and personalized. YouTube Music is available for free with ads, but you can get YouTube Music Premium to play songs a...
Tags: Google, News, Youtube, India, Blogging, Youtube Music, YouTube Premium, YouTube Music Premium, YouTube Music India, YouTube Premium India

Samsung Galaxy owners are getting free YouTube Premium subscriptions

Samsung owners may get Spotify pre-loaded but Galaxy devices are getting YouTube and Google Play music ad-free. YouTube Premium gives it’s subscribers an advert-free experience of it’s giant video site as well as on it’s music streaming service YouTube Music. Samsung Galaxy owners can celebrate with all of their favourite tunes as they’ll be getting free limited subscriptions to YouTube Premium. As if it couldn’t get better a YouTube Premium subscription also provides access to Google’s...
Tags: Google, Spotify, Music, Free, Youtube, Samsung, Phone, Smartphones, Trial, Tablet, Galaxy, Partnership, Samsung Galaxy, Digital Music News, Premium, YouTube Premium

Move Over Spotify, YouTube Has A Major Samsung Deal Too

Samsung Galaxy customers will a free limited YouTube Premium! subscription which includes ad-free access to both YouTube and Google's latest streaming service, YouTube Music. The news came on the same day that Spotify announced that it will come pre-loaded on millions of Samsung phones and other devices. Samsung Galaxy S10 customers will recieve a four month YouTube Premium! subscription which includes ad-free access to YouTube, Google latest streaming service, YouTube Music. Galaxy Fold ...
Tags: Google, Spotify, Music, Samsung, Samsung Galaxy, Bruce Houghton, Youtube Google, Samsung Phones, YouTube Premium, Samsung Deal Too

‘Cobra Kai’ Season 2 Trailer: Step Back Into the Dojo

Time marches on, but sometimes old wounds heal slowly. The YouTube Premium series Cobra Kai re-ignited the rivalry from the 1984 movie The Karate Kid, and now Daniel and Johnny are facing off again in the second season, passing their martial arts knowledge to a younger generation but still dealing with plenty of bad blood of their own. Check out the new season 2 trailer below. Cobra Kai Season 2 Trailer “Cruel Summer,” originally by the band Bananarama, appeared in the 1984 movie, and u...
Tags: Television, Movies, Drama, Youtube, Ford, Sequels, Usa Today, Daniel, Johnny, Miyagi, Bananarama, Film to TV, Cobra Kai, TV Trailer, Ralph Macchio, Macchio

YouTube’s CEO says it will continue addressing monetization issues, admits Rewind 2018 was “cringey”

In an open letter to YouTube creators today, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki admitted that even her kids think Rewind 2018 is “cringey.” Meant as a celebratory recap, the video has garnered a record-setting 15 million dislikes so far. “We hear you that it didn’t accurately show the year’s key moments, nor did it reflect the YouTube you know. We’ll do better to tell our story in 2019,” Wojcicki wrote. Wojcicki also mentioned important issues like Article 13, proposed legislation in the European ...
Tags: Google, TC, Youtube, France, Germany, Tech, Eu, Bloomberg, European Union, Streaming, Susan Wojcicki, Alphabet, MCN, EU Parliament, Wojcicki, Offenburg University of Applied Sciences

Jeff of the Universe: David Mirkin Developing Sci-Fi Dramedy at YouTube

Jeff of the Universe: David Mirkin to develop sci-fi dramedy at YouTube According to Variety, The Simpsons producer David Mirkin is currently in the process of developing a sci-fi comedy drama series titled Jeff of the Universe. Written and directed by Mirkin, the new show is set to exclusively premiere on YouTube Premium. Further details about the plot are still being kept under wraps. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAut...
Tags: Lisa Kudrow, TV, Movies, Youtube, Fox, David, TV News, Sigourney Weaver, Jeff, Hines, Michele, Jordan Peele, Romy, ComingSoon, TV Premiere Dates, Mirkin

Wayne Pilot Episode Gains More Than 12 Million Views on YouTube

Wayne pilot episode gains more than 12 million views on YouTube Following the series debut of Wayne on January 16, YouTube Original’s newest action comedy has already garnered more than 12 million views for its first episode in a span of 9 days. Created by Deadpool writers Rheese Reese and Paul Wernick, all ten episodes of series are now available for streaming, exclusively at YouTube Premium. Watch the first episode yourself in the player below! PB = PB || {...
Tags: TV, Movies, Youtube, TV News, Deadpool, Orlando, Pontiac, Wayne, KAT, Alfie, Mark McKenna, ComingSoon, Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, CS Interview, Streaming News

BTS ‘Burn the Stage: The Movie’ Documentary Set to Hit YouTube Premium Service

“Burn the Stage: The Movie,” a documentary following K-pop group BTS on their 2017 concert tour, will be streaming on the YouTube Premium subscription service starting this Friday. The movie is based on the previous YouTube original series “BTS: Burn the Stage.” Since its release in theaters worldwide last November, “Burn the Stage: The Movie” has […]
Tags: Asia, News, Youtube, Bts, YouTube Premium, YouTube Premium Service

Wayne and Del Aren’t Your Average Couple in Promo for YouTube Series

Wayne and Del aren’t your average couple in promo for YouTube series YouTube Originals has released a new promo for their upcoming action comedy series Wayne, featuring new scenes from the show. The video spotlights the blossoming romance between Wayne and Del and the incoming conflicts that will affect their unusual relationship. Created by Deadpool writers Rheese Rees and Paul Wernick, all ten episodes will be available for streaming next week on January 16. Check out the video below! RELA...
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Check out the trailer for Jordan Peele’s new YouTube series “Weird City”

Mastermind Jordan Peele is a very busy man these days, working on new projects including the movie Us, an upcoming Twilight Zone reboot, a Netflix stop-motion animated movie called Wendell and Wild, as well as two Amazon shows. But the Academy Award winner is also making time for YouTube. The first trailer for Weird City, a sci-fi anthology series with an absolutely amazing cast, dropped today. The series was created by Peele and Key and Peele writer Charlie Sanders, and follows the lives of ...
Tags: Amazon, Startups, TC, Entertainment, Youtube, Netflix, Gillian Jacobs, Peele, Jordan Peele, Wendell, YouTube Premium, Charlie Sanders

Weird City Trailer: Jordan Peele’s New Sci-Fi Comedy Sets Premiere Date

Weird City trailer: Jordan Peele’s new sci-fi comedy sets premiere date YouTube Premium has released the official trailer for Academy Award winner Jordan Peele’s sci-fi comedy series Weird City. The video offers a glimpse of the quirky antics that we should expect to see when the series debuts on February 13. Check out the video below (via Entertainment Weekly). RELATED: Jordan Peele’s Us World Premiere Set for SXSW Opening Night Movie In a dystopian setting, the middle class has completel...
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Social Media Marketing Predictions for 2019

2019 is almost here! With less than 2 weeks left until 2018 is a distant memory, it’s time to predict the way social media marketing will change this coming year. Here are our top 5 social media trend predictions:  1) Facebook & Instagram Stories will become central to social media advertising The short 15-second picture and video combos have grown in popularity rapidly. Over 400 million users engage and build relationships via stories on Instagram alone. Brands have noticed this shift ...
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YouTube’s Latest Wayne Trailer Takes A Unique Look at Young Love

YouTube’s latest Wayne trailer takes a unique look at young love The YouTube original series Wayne is a teenage coming-of-age story told only the way the writers of Deadpool could help tell it. In the latest trailer for the series, which premieres on YouTube Premium on January 16, takes the typical girl-next-door trope and completely turns it on its head. You can check out the trailer in the post below! In this gritty and sometimes bloody tale, fifteen-year-old Wayne sets out on a dirt bike ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Youtube, Deadpool, Orlando, Pontiac, Wayne, KAT, Alfie, Mark McKenna, ComingSoon, Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick Deadpool Zombieland, TV Trailers, YouTube Premium, Ciara Bravo Big Time Rush Red Band Society