YouTube enables picture-in-picture on iPhone for premium subscribers


Google on Tuesday rolled out an “experimental” picture-in-picture feature for its iOS YouTube app that allows premium subscribers to view video content while using other apps. For now, the picture-in-picture mode is limited to YouTube Premium customers and is considered an experimental feature, which means it must be manually activated before use. When enabled, the feature allows users to minimize YouTube’s viewing window into a “mini player” that sits atop other apps.To take advantage of PiP, subscribers must first visit YouTube.com/new while logged in to their Google Account and navigate to the “Picture-in-picture on iOS” experiment. Selecting “Try it out” activates the option for that account. Read more…
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