Discover the innovative artificial intelligence capabilities on YouTube that aim to streamline commenting and enhance interactive video encounters exclusively for Premium users.
YouTube has unveiled novel experimental generative AI characteristics focused on enhancing user involvement.
Comment summaries powered by artificial intelligence assist users in comprehending subjects of discussion prior to providing a response.
Conversational AI has the potential to enhance users’ comprehension of the video subject.
YouTube is currently trying out two experimental generative AI features, aiming to improve user engagement.
Currently, a specific group of YouTube Premium members have access to these experimental features that incorporate artificial intelligence into the YouTube viewing experience. These features provide creative methods to browse and engage with video content and the comments linked to it.
Generative AI-enabled comment topic summaries divide the comment sections of lengthy videos into concise and thematically organized snippets.
YouTube Tests Generative AI Conversations, Comment Summaries
Screenshot taken from YouTube in November 2023.
The purpose of this feature is to assist viewers in understanding comment discussions more easily and allow creators to readily interact with their audience’s feedback or obtain valuable information for future content creation.
The ability to delete specific comments related to a certain theme allows creators to maintain control over the summarized topics.
We are conducting a test on videos in English language that have active comments, but the sample size is restricted.
Another aspect under examination is a conversational AI instrument that functions while videos are playing. This tool assists in answering questions about the video, suggesting similar content, and even administering quizzes to enhance learning for specific educational videos.
Image captured from YouTube in November 2023.
This tool guarantees a more engaging and seamless viewing experience as it enables viewers to ask questions or choose from given prompts without having to pause the video.
In the beginning, the new feature will be introduced to a small group of users who can try it out on certain videos. The intention is to eventually make it available to a wider audience of YouTube Premium members in the U.S. who use Android devices. This expansion is expected to happen soon.
These generative AI experiments are a part of YouTube’s wider initiatives to incorporate AI to enhance its service and offer a user experience that is tailored and easier to navigate.
The company is asking for feedback from users of these tools in order to improve and make them more widely accessible.
Interested members with a Premium subscription have the option to participate and test these features. youtube.com/new People are urged to communicate their own experiences in order to influence how YouTube incorporates artificial intelligence in the times to come.