Google-Amazon spat means no more Youtube on Fire TV (The 3:59, Ep. 328)



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18 thoughts on “Google-Amazon spat means no more Youtube on Fire TV (The 3:59, Ep. 328)

  • December 7, 2017 at 11:18 am
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    First YouTube stopped being available on Sony devices, and this led me to getting Amazon Fire TV just two weeks ago for YouTube. It has a few other conveniences, but for years, I had one device attached to my TV for streaming all this stuff and playing discs. What next, taking YouTube off Android phones?

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  • December 7, 2017 at 11:18 am
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    You know what ad i get on this video …. Right download the amazon app now
    Wtf

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  • December 7, 2017 at 11:18 am
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    YouTube's days are numbered, it is self destructing, no big loss really, perhaps Amazon should start there own YouTube-like channel……..🤔🤔🤔👍👍👍😃😃😃

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  • December 7, 2017 at 11:18 am
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    Why don't they just make Amazontube? It's not like they don't have the means. Well I would assume they do.

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  • December 7, 2017 at 11:18 am
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    I can't stand either Amazon or YouTube, one works for the NSA and the other, thinks they have the right to control our elections!

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  • December 7, 2017 at 11:18 am
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    If they cut the service this will reduce the amount of YouTube I watch surely this is just amount kick at content creators as well.

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  • December 7, 2017 at 11:18 am
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    For the snapdragon based laptop, from the benchmarks so far, the performance has been worse than the majority of modern netbooks, which is to be expected since it is a lower powered chip + the x86 emulation.

    A laptop with an ARM CPU will only work if they can keep the price under $200, otherwise you are better off finding a netbook with an IPS display. They can often offer 10+ hours of battery life, and if you need more, if you can find a model that supports USB power delivery, then you can get a USB power bank that supports PD, and then likely triple the battery life.

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  • December 7, 2017 at 11:18 am
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    Amazon does not provide its prime tv on Chromecast or Android TV for few years now! (I am forced to buy firetv if I have to watch Amazon prime). I don't understand why no one criticize amazon for this until now. Now that Google pulled youtube from Amazon devices everyone is angry at Google! Its crazy how people perceive similar actions differently!

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  • December 7, 2017 at 11:18 am
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    When I use a Chromebook, I am forced to use the chrome browser. Why is this? Also, I noticed a couple months ago that CNN stopped streaming live tv on my Amazon Stick so I switched to Roku. I like Amazon shopping but I can't stand their entertainment platform.

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  • December 7, 2017 at 11:18 am
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    I think this then gives another legitimate reason to install KODI! or whatever your third party flavor is your preference. Kodi has support for Youtube in its main repository

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  • December 7, 2017 at 11:18 am
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    Im glad i have got an Nvidia sheild tv while amazon and google behave like silly spoilt brats !!!

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  • December 7, 2017 at 11:18 am
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    I guess I'll be returning 6 Google mini can't do business with assholes . I'll order 6 echo dots from Amazon.

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  • December 7, 2017 at 11:18 am
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    I bought an Echo Show 2-pack and wish I bought two 8” Fire tablets with Alexa built in instead.

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  • December 7, 2017 at 11:18 am
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    It actualy just means no youtube app the firestick will now just give a browser window to youtube

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