YouTube Just Made It Easier for People to See Just How Long They’re Watching Videos

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@adweek—YouTube announced Monday that it consolidated all of its tools that enable people to control and monitor their usage of the video site in a single location. The video site's parent company initially introduced the tools at its Google I/O annual developers conference in May. Director of product management Brian Marquardt said in a blog...

YouTube now shows how long you spend watching videos. The update is part of Google’s Digital Wellbeing initiative announced at its I/O developer conference in May. The health-focused features, most of which are still an Android 9 Pie beta and only available to Pixel users, show which apps and services get used the most and allow phone owners to...