• YouTube now offers ad-supported feature films for free

    24 days ago - By Phone Arena

    YouTube has added a number of feature films to its inventory that can be streamed for free. But before you tap on the iconic red and white icon, you might have to brace yourself for the experience of having ads interrupt the flow of a movie, especially if you are used to paying for commercial free streaming. According to AdAge, Google quietly added the new feature over the last month.
    Right now, there are about 100 films that YouTube users can choose from, ranging from classics like "Rocky" and "The Terminator" to throw-away titles like "Agent Cody Banks" ...
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  • YouTube is now streaming free, ad-supported feature films

    YouTube is now streaming free, ad-supported feature films

    24 days ago - By The Verge

    YouTube recently began to roll out a series of feature films that viewers can watch for free, supported by ads. While the selection isn't large, there are some notable ones to catch, like The Terminator , Legally Blonde , and Rocky .
    According to AdAge , the video platform began releasing the movies in October with a “ Free to watch” category in its movie section, where users have traditionally purchased or rented movies. The films come with commercial interruptions, with pop-up ads that appear at regular intervals.
    Rohit Dhawan, YouTube's director of product management, told AdAge that...
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