Most of YouTube’s server-side rollouts are fairly limited, but this latest one seems to be pretty widespread. There’s a new “Breaking News” section within the YouTube feed that has appeared for many, and it’s exactly what you’d expect – a collection of videos pertaining to breaking news around the world.
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Today Youtube is known as big platform for streaming videos, now youtube has started “Breaking news” section on its home page. The new feature is enabled for all the platforms including desktop site, Android and IOS.
It’s uncertain that “Breaking news” will remain enabled always or it will be enabled when major worldwide events occur.
Since the Barcelona terror attack was major worldwide news, breaking news section was seen on Youtube home page as horizontal scrollable format.