If you watch YouTube videos mostly on your computer; you will be glad to know that Google has released a mini-player for the browser.
From experience, there is an anticlimax when watching YouTube videos on the mobile YouTube app and then switching to the desktop browser. The mobile app comes with nifty features that make the entire YouTube experience richer. For instance, while using the YouTube mobile app, you can browse for other videos, as you watch another video.
Well, Google has ported some of that mobile app awesomeness into the desktop version of YouTube. To get a picture of how the new YouTube mini-player desktop app works, think of Facebook’s video player. When you view a video on your Facebook News Feed and then start scrolling up or down, the video player minimizes and moves to the side. Enabling you to continue watching your video while also catching up with the News Feed.
Yes, the same awesomeness is coming to YouTube videos for desktop. Click on the video you want to watch, once it starts, scroll to the next one. All the while, the YouTube mini-player minimize …read more