YouTube has begun testing a brand new characteristic that permits customers to view feedback which might be “timed to the precise second you’re watching in a video.”
Google’s weblog publish concerning the replace reads that the brand new characteristic is presently in testing and is just out there to a small group of individuals on iOS and Android gadgets.
Commenters will be capable of add their feedback to a selected scene of the video, permitting different customers to press the remark and immediately skip ahead to that scene.
You’ll be able to test if the brand new characteristic is enabled for you by going to a video’s remark part and tapping the ‘kind’ button. If it solely reveals ‘prime feedback’ and ‘latest first,’ the brand new characteristic is just not enabled for you but. If the part has ‘timed beta,’ congratulations, you’re among the many few individuals included within the beta experiment.
SoundCloud has the same operate, displaying tiny marks on the scrobble bar to indicate the place commenters tied their feedback to a sure part of a tune or a podcast.
YouTube is presently gathering suggestions from the small group of individuals this characteristic is enabled for. It’s unclear whether or not this characteristic will make it to all cell gadgets or on YouTube for the online.