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YouTube restricts iOS 14 picture-in-picture feature to Premium subscribers, 4K not available on tvOS 14

Google’s YouTube unit appears to be restricting picture-in-picture video viewing on Apple’s iOS 14 to subscribers of its Premium subscription service, while promised 4K resolution in tvOS 14 is a no-show.

YouTubeApple’s iOS 14 delivers PiP video viewing to iPhone for the first time. The handy feature allows users to simultaneously watch video content, conduct FaceTime calls and more while completing tasks in other apps.Video viewing is a main use case for PiP, and YouTube is arguably the most highly trafficked destination for online content. Unfortunately, it appears that Google is gatekeeping access to the function.

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