YouTube and Video
shared a preview of a new creator Media Kit
. This is an extension of YouTube’s Brand Connect
(formerly Fame Bit), that lets creators create a sharable channel summary in YouTube Studio to pitch to brands. It is currently only available to a limited selection of channels.
now lets you “remix” any new public video
, rather than just Reels. You can disable this for individual videos, or disable the option for all your videos in your Instagram Settings.
Clubhouse introduced an improved “Share” button
, that lets you “Share on Clubhouse” to your followers, as well as to other sites. And along with that, anyone who clicks the shared link can listen to a Clubhouse room on the web without signing in.
Instagram introduced Subscriptions
. Creators can offer exclusive content to their subscribers, and subscribers will have a special badge display when they comment. This is currently only available for a few popular US creators.
has been snarking at Apple
about its lack of support for RCS. Ryne Hager at Android Police explains
. A quibble: Hager calls RCS in “Google’s Chat”, when it’s actually “chat features in Messages”. It matters because that maybe helps it from being confused with Google Chat, which is an entirely different thing. (And yes, Google should get someone to come up with a better name.)