Google pulls YouTube app from Amazon gadgets (page 2)

Amazon has just responded to Google’s decision to remove YouTube from all Fire TV products and the Echo Show. “Google is setting a disappointing precedent by selectively blocking customer access to an open website,” a spokesperson told The Verge by email. “We hope to resolve this with Google as soon as possible.” YouTube is being pulled from the Show effective immediately, and Fire TV owners will lose out on the popular, essential video streaming app on January 1st. Google says it’s taking this extreme step because of Amazon’s recent delisting of new Nest products (like Nest Secure and the E Thermostat) and the company’s long-running refusal to sell Chromecast or support Google Cast in any capacity. But regardless of the public stance... Continue reading…

Google pulls YouTube app from Amazon gadgets

Tue 5 Dec 17 from Daily Mail

Google blocks YouTube on Amazon devices in escalating feud

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Google is pulling its popular YouTube video service from Amazon's Fire TV and Echo Show devices in an escalating feud that has caught consumers in the crossfire....

Tue 5 Dec 17 from AP

Google blocks YouTube on Amazon devices in escalating feud, Tue 5 Dec 17 from AP

Google will pull YouTube support from Amazon Fire TVs in 2018

No more YouTube for yet another Amazon device.

Tue 5 Dec 17 from Arstechnica

Google is blocking YouTube on Amazon's Echo Show and Fire TV

Google and Amazon have been battling a bit lately around the implementation of YouTube on the Echo Show. As of today, though, Google is putting its foot down and officially pulling ...

Tue 5 Dec 17 from Engadget

Google is pulling YouTube from Echo Show and Fire TV, as feud with Amazon continues

 Amazon and Google’s feud continues today, as Google is pulling its YouTube app – again – from Amazon’s Alexa-powered Echo Show device. This will be followed by ...

Tue 5 Dec 17 from TechCrunch

Google pulls YouTube from Amazon TV boxes amid bitter feud

Wed 6 Dec 17 from Telegraph.co.uk Tech

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