Posts Tagged ‘widescreen’

damnit youtube, how do I get 4:3

damnit youtube, how do I get 4:3

You might have noticed that YouTube changed the display format on their pages to widescreen a few days ago, after it was first discovered roughly a week ago, back then using some minor hacks. Personally, I’m not too worried about this. Widescreen or not, I don’t really care much. But apparently people have been looking [...]

youtube widescreen, defaulted.

youtube widescreen, defaulted.

A few of you might remember my articles a few days ago, how I discovered that YouTube has a hidden widescreen setting, and found out how to enable it. Now it seems that YouTube has finally taken action and set widescreen view as default. That means, you won’t have to modify your cookies to get [...]

youtube widescreen video, enabled!

youtube widescreen video, enabled!

Remember this morning when I reported about widescreen on youtube? Well I said that after I deleted my cookies, it went all back to normal 4:3… Good thing I use a Macbook though… thanks to time machine, I got those cookies back, and after while of trial and error and woxxy as tester, I found [...]

youtube gone widescreen

youtube gone widescreen

Something weird happened, when I followed a digg link. I noticed that all the YouTube videos appeared in a widescreen format…?!
It’s true that some sites already report that there are widescreen thumbnails on YouTube already, but they are just speculating about whether widescreen will be incorporated now.
However, this is what I saw,