Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




1218 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 143


Topic # 112373 6-Dec-2012 13:33
Send private message

Hmm, my logged-in youtube homepage seems to be weird today, anybody else?  ANother redesign being tested maybe?  The subscription videos are all in a wacky order too :-(





---
James Sleeman
I sell lots of stuff for electronic enthusiasts...


Create new topic
13541 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1648


  Reply # 728024 6-Dec-2012 13:42
Send private message

Mine doesn't look like that. Mine has black side menus. They probably test changes to some people before rolling them out to all, but that redesign looks like a backwards step.

413 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 64


  Reply # 728149 6-Dec-2012 16:09
Send private message

I wish they'd stop messing with it.

I was so annoyed when they took away "uploads only" and you then had to go through every single person you subscribed to and change what you saw in your feed from them to uploads only. It should stop trying to be facebook.

 
 
 
 


13541 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1648


  Reply # 728150 6-Dec-2012 16:14
Send private message

GeoffisPure: I wish they'd stop messing with it.

I was so annoyed when they took away "uploads only" and you then had to go through every single person you subscribed to and change what you saw in your feed from them to uploads only. It should stop trying to be facebook.


You have to remember though, that with 'free' google services, you are not the customer. So they can do what they like. Although whether these services are really free is debatable, as google claim in NZ that they make huge losses providing them here, hence they pay little tax, so the economy misses out.



1218 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 143


  Reply # 728489 7-Dec-2012 12:39
Send private message

Changed again today...








---
James Sleeman
I sell lots of stuff for electronic enthusiasts...


1442 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 448

Trusted

  Reply # 728529 7-Dec-2012 13:53
Send private message

yea im not a big fan of this change.




1864 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 146


  Reply # 728620 7-Dec-2012 15:32
Send private message

Mine changed sometime between 6am when I last looked and 2pm .. Not a fan

'That VDSL Cat'
7133 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1403

Trusted
Spark
Subscriber

  Reply # 728632 7-Dec-2012 15:50
Send private message

was still on the old one at 9 am this morning, went out and came back and mines changed too..

had a friend whos had this look on his youtube for the last month or so, i never took much notice since he was always telling me how much he disliked it and mines was still fine..

the whole way its mashed to the left of the screen is my biggest issue... almost looks like a site that's zoomed out way too far..

i was always taught titles should be up the top, not halfway down the page too.. just doesn't look right!

on the upside, the "my subscriptions" tab seems to show every upload from subscriptions rather than the old one that tended to miss the occasional video.. "what to watch" tab however, that one is horrible!




#include <std_disclaimer>

 

Any comments made are personal opinion and do not reflect directly on the position my current or past employers may have.


196 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 23


  Reply # 728712 7-Dec-2012 19:28
Send private message

mine changed too, dont like it

1864 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 146


  Reply # 729541 10-Dec-2012 09:49
Send private message

Mine has changed
While I can live with it, the biggest issues for me are - lack of quick notification of comments/messages, loss of pinned subscriptions.

259 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 11

Subscriber

  Reply # 729852 10-Dec-2012 16:11
Send private message

I am not a huge user of YouTube so when I have a look I like to go to most popular by day/week/month.

With the new design I can not work out how to do this. Any suggestions? I found the previous redesign did not give the most popular results each time I went to the site, it just gave it by topic. Hopefully this option has not been removed fully.

6433 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1571


  Reply # 729859 10-Dec-2012 16:21
Send private message

slightly offtopic, but I notice that youtube finally has an iPad app available two months after the inbuild one was removed from iOS6

Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Fujifilm X beats its best with new top of the range, high-performance camera
Posted 24-Feb-2018 14:05


One million kiwis affected by cybercrime
Posted 24-Feb-2018 13:58


New Zealanders want to engage with government online and via mobile apps
Posted 24-Feb-2018 13:56


Samsung launches Samsung Max
Posted 24-Feb-2018 13:52


CPTPP text and National Interest Analysis released for public scrutiny
Posted 21-Feb-2018 19:43


Foodstuffs to trial digitised shopping trolleys
Posted 21-Feb-2018 18:27


2018: The year of zero-login, smart cars & the biometrics of things
Posted 21-Feb-2018 18:25


Intel reimagines data centre storage with new 3D NAND SSDs
Posted 16-Feb-2018 15:21


Ground-breaking business programme begins in Hamilton
Posted 16-Feb-2018 10:18


Government to continue search for first Chief Technology Officer
Posted 12-Feb-2018 20:30


Time to take Appleā€™s iPad Pro seriously
Posted 12-Feb-2018 16:54


New Fujifilm X-A5 brings selfie features to mirrorless camera
Posted 9-Feb-2018 09:12


D-Link ANZ expands connected smart home with new HD Wi-Fi cameras
Posted 9-Feb-2018 09:01


Dragon Professional for Mac V6: Near perfect dictation
Posted 9-Feb-2018 08:26


OPPO announces R11s with claims to be the picture perfect smartphone
Posted 2-Feb-2018 13:28



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.