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The fine folks at the YouTube Creator Blog this morning dropped an early heads up that starting sometime in November, we'll be able to watch YouTube videos offline "for a short period." It doesn't sound like this is full offline downloading, but instead you'll get temporary access while you're disconnected.

To wit:

This upcoming feature will allow people to add videos to their device to watch for a short period when an Internet connection is unavailable. So your fans’ ability to enjoy your videos no longer has to be interrupted by something as commonplace as a morning commute.

Looking forward to it. In the meantime, be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel, wont'cha?

Source: YouTube Creator Blog

 
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YouTube to get some sort of mobile offline viewing starting in November

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They're rumoured to be working on a fish version, only channel they have converted is mackerelmore

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Youtube is already usually offline for me.
Damn you youtube! Damn you Verizon!

At least this is a step in the right direction.

What they need to give us is the ability to see top comments/how many likes a comment has & the option to actually reply to a comment. Long overdue...

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The feature is already there. Its called preloading. I can watch the videos without internet connection.

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The feature is already there. Its called preloading. I can watch the videos without internet connection.

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i would like the ability to listen to youtube as i multitask in other apps. i know that perhaps Google doesn't want to allow this or can't because of music licensing agreements. and i know that some third party (pop up youtube) apps allow this albeit clunkily and buggily.

The YouTube app doesn't let you see other user's icons, respond to a user, see a users profile/channel by clicking their name, see top comments, thumbs up/down a comment. Please add those first.

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