More than one billion active users of YouTube service watch more than one billion hours a day, more than 60% of the views are on smart phones, and there is a 90% growth in watch time of smart TVs.
The YouTube app works on more than 500 million non-smart devices, including smart TVs, gaming platforms, and more.
YouTube announced that the 360-degree surround video will also work on TVs to join the rest of the platforms. This support includes both recorded and direct 360 degree clips.
YouTube has seen a jump in the number of live broadcasts by four times and this is normal after the strong launch of Facebook in this area.