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Week in Review - October 17, 2015: YouTube Gaming, Mobile Live Streaming, Page creation

This week YouTube Gaming had a big update, introducing live streaming (and screen recording) from Android devices, creator sponsorship and more. YouTube also launched local versions (including the Partner Program) in seven countries. Hangouts 5 for Android rolled out, bringing animated GIFs and the ability to compose group MMS for Google Voice and Project Fi users. Plus there are tutorials for creating a Google+ Local or Brand Page in the new Google My Business dashboard, tips for new Nexus owners and more!


Live Broadcasting

  • New! Live Stream your screen with the Android YouTube Gaming app (YouTube)


  • Tip Learn how to create a feature-worthy Google+ Collection in the official Google+ Creators Community (Google+)
  • Tutorial How to get your local business on Google, step-by-step (Tim Capper)
  • Tutorial How to create a Google+ Brand Page from the new Google My Business dashboard, YouTube, or the Google My Business mobile app (G+ discussion of this post)


  • How to take delicious food photos (Serious Eats)


Blogger and Webmasters

  • Tutorial: How to set up a custom domain for your Blogger blog (but don't forget to upgrade your AdSense account for AdSense for Content!) (Chuck Croll)

Android and Nexus

  • Tip: New to Nexus devices or have questions? Get started with the Nexus help forum FAQ (David King)
  • Fun: Android 6.0 Final Epic Easter Egg Preview (Max Patchs)

And More!

  • Virtual reality comes to Google Street View for Android and iOS (Google Developers)
Updated March 2019 to remove Google+ links


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