YouTube updates mobile home page layout & recommended video feature
The new recommended video system is based on Google's "neural network technology," which finds patterns and improves as it goes.
YouTube is rolling out a newly designed mobile home page for Android and iPhone users and has updated its recommended videos system.
According to the announcement, recommended videos are now based on Google’s “neural network technology,” which finds patterns and improves upon itself as it analyzes new data.
[pullquote]We’ve coupled a fresh design with more relevant personalized recommendations.[/pullquote]
YouTube says one of the biggest improvements around the new recommendation system is that it pulls more recent videos from preferred creators.
“People who have tried the new system have spent more time watching fresh videos and content from their Subscriptions,” reports YouTube.