Articles about YouTube Kids

YouTube launches supervised accounts with parental controls tailored for teenagers

25 Feb 2021

Technology
YouTube launches supervised accounts with parental controls tailored for teenagers

YouTube has rolled out Supervised accounts to help parents control the content their children can access on the platform. The feature is targeted at teenagers and fills the gap between YouTube Kids and unrestricted access.

Lenovo's latest tablet offers an OLED screen and mid-range chipset

01 Sep 2020

Technology
Lenovo's latest tablet offers an OLED screen and mid-range chipset

Lenovo has launched the new Tab Pro 11 as its "most powerful and premium consumer Android tablet" yet. It features a mid-tier Snapdragon 730G chipset, an OLED screen, up to 6GB of RAM, and promises 15-hours of battery life.

Shocking! YouTube videos for kids caught featuring adult content

03 Jan 2020

Technology
Shocking! YouTube videos for kids caught featuring adult content

Even years after dominating as the biggest video streaming service, YouTube misses the most basic thing expected from such platforms - moderation of dangerous content.

To keep children safe, YouTube once considered screening videos manually

27 Dec 2019

Technology
To keep children safe, YouTube once considered screening videos manually

Despite being incredibly successful, YouTube hasn't been able to dodge controversies.

Amazon Prime Video hits Chromecast, YouTube returns on Fire TV

11 Jul 2019

Technology
Amazon Prime Video hits Chromecast, YouTube returns on Fire TV

Chromecast and Fire TV users are finally getting two of the most anticipated content streaming apps - Amazon Prime Video and YouTube.

Momo challenge resurfaces, takes over popular kids content: Details here

28 Feb 2019

Technology
Momo challenge resurfaces, takes over popular kids content: Details here

The infamous Momo challenge, which asks vulnerable children to perform deadly tasks, has resurfaced.

Shocking! Suicide content served in YouTube Kids videos

25 Feb 2019

Technology
Shocking! Suicide content served in YouTube Kids videos

YouTube Kids, the video-streaming platform dedicated to children, is facing flak for hosting disturbing content, including videos showing how to commit suicide.

Humans (and not algorithms) will curate new YouTube Kids app

09 Apr 2018

Technology
Humans (and not algorithms) will curate new YouTube Kids app

YouTube is reportedly working to replace algorithms with humans for its new app for kids.