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The 7.9-inch screen of the iPad Mini is great for watching video, but sadly the iPad Mini with iOS 6 doesn’t include the YouTube app which shipped with every other iPad.
Thankfully, there are still ways to watch YouTube on the iPad Mini, and both methods are arguably better than the YouTube app that used to ship with iOS 5.

A New YouTube App from the App Store
Just because the original app was removed doesn’t mean that YouTube is blocked from iOS 6 and iOS devices(including the iPad Mini). Virtually as soon …

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The Ways to Fix Slow YouTube on iPad

A friend of mine who received an iPad from his employer wanted to show me a YouTube video on a lunch break one day and I noticed that the pages on Youtube were loading rather slowly. I first thought that it was a connection issue but apparently Youtube was slow to load even if the fastest most reliable Wi-Fi connection was active.
Apple’s official discussion board is filled with user reports that mention issues they experience on Youtube. Here is a short selection:

YouTube stops and takes …

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A cool new app that has recently been submitted to the AppStore called AirFrame brings the ability to stream your photos as well as videos including youtube via AirPlay feature between two different iOS devices supporting iPhone, iPod touch as well as the iPad. At the same it, the app also supports streaming from iTunes (both Mac & PC) as well as other AirPlay enabled applications (e.g. AirVideo, YouTube). However, the app currently does not support music streaming.

Why crash the party, spoil the private joke, or hog the AppleTV when …

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Xilisoft Software Studio has released Xilisoft YouTube to iPad Converter, the new product of its video conversion tool for Windows.

Xilisoft YouTube to iPad Converter allows users to browse, download, and convert YouTube videos to an iPad-friendly format such as 720p H.264 HD video, H.264 video and MPEG4. Key features include one-step downloading and conversion, an embedded YouTube browser with an anonymous proxy download option, and the ability to download and convert videos (including local FLV video files) in batches. Xilisoft YouTube to iPad Converter requires Windows XP SP2 or later, …

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Google has updated the mobile version of its popular online video sharing service YouTube to support HTML 5.
The site has been “HTML5-ed” in order to use standardized ways to deliver videos, and to avoid the use of Flash – as most of you know, Flash is not available on iOS devices (if you’d like to watch Flash SWF file on iPad, read the tip here about how to Convert a Flash SWF File to Play on Your iPad), and the amount of processing power it …

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The iPad’s big screen is far superior to a smartphone for showing off snapshots and home movies. Getting photos onto the device isn’t too hard. But putting your home videos onto the iPad so you can share them is not nearly as easy, especially if you’re syncing the tablet to a Windows machine.
I’ve been poking around with different ways to get the videos I take with my Canon S90 compact camera and different Flip video cameras onto the iPad. Unusually for an Apple product, there …

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One of the most hotly contested battles in the Flash-versus-HTML5, Apple-versus-Adobe, out-and-out war has been staged around the issue of online video. Flash content — including videos — can’t and won’t be displayed on devices such as iPhones and iPads. Even web experts who don’t particularly care about Apple devices are keen on HTML5 as a more “open” standard than Flash for online content.
A new study from MeFeedia, an independent video website, indexed content from around 30,000 providers, including Hulu, Vimeo, DailyMotion and YouTube. What MeFeedia found is that …

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The iPad is a solid video-playing machine. But you have a whole slew of choices when it comes to putting and watching videos on the new tablet. Which is right for you? Let’s explore your video to iPad options.