Friday, September 24, 2010

Resources for Mobile Development with YouTube

The importance of mobile applications in our day-to-day lives continues to grow. We can now do so many things with our phones that would have been impossible not too long ago. While watching videos on mobile devices has been popular for quite some time, mobile uploads to YouTube grew by 160% last year. Mobile application developers can take advantage of this growth by incorporating different types of functionality. Many interesting YouTube projects combine video capture, uploading, sharing and playback, with application logic executing both on the mobile device and in the cloud. With that in mind, we've compiled this article to help developers quickly get up to speed on what is involved in building one, please let us know what you think!

Update: article translations are now available in Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Portugese, Russian and Spanish ! Here are the links :

-Jarek Wilkiewicz, YouTube API Team