Google rolls out the latest version of “YouTube Direct,” a tool that allows media organizations to request, review and rebroadcast YouTube clips directly from YouTube users, and on their own website. “The tool includes substantial upgrades that make it easier for news organizations to test and customize the platform. In addition to several back-end changes. New features including: » citizen reporters can submit photos as well as video » Mobile app code for both iPhone and Android » Ability to view & edit YouTube captions for any video submitted (with support for all caption languages) » Multiple YouTube Direct upload modules now possible on a single page » Additional customization and messaging options,” announced Google.
More info: YouTube Direct