Google will remind the user to stop watching videos on YouTube

Google will remind the user to stop watching videos on YouTube

Along with the company's effort to create a safer platform for the users, YouTube is also adding tools that will remind users to take breaks from the service. In Google IO 2018, the search giant had introduced a Wellbeing initiative to help users comprehend that their digital habits and curb device addiction.

Google is trying to make sure that more users use its apps meaningfully at Google IO this week. However, the time can be adjusted as per convenience by the user. The new feature is now available on YouTube Android app version 13.17+ and comes in line with Google's attempt with Android P.

Google has added a feature to the Android app which lets you tell the app to notify you if you're on there for too much.

Once you hit the limit, YouTube will kindly remind you that you need to take a break and focus on your daily tasks.

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From here, you can choose to get a reminder every 15, 30, 60, 90, or 180 minutes you're watching videos consecutively. YouTube will also let the users to let change their behaviour of exploring the YouTube's contents.

Another useful new feature is the so-called "scheduled digest". Once you select this feature, you would see a number of timers on the page. When the timer reaches the reminder that has been set, the video will be paused. When you see the reminder with take a break, you can close down the app right away or can dismiss the notification and start watching the video. Chief among them will be the reminder that it's time to stop watching videos on YouTube. Notably, the setting is optional and switched off by default. In the recent update from YouTube, a new feature has been rolled out which also emphasizes on Digital well-being.

This "take a break" feature does exactly what it sounds like.

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