|Make YouTube Light as a Feather: Google Tests Stripped Down Watch Pages|
|From: ReadWriteWeb - Frederic Lardinois | Wednesday, 02 December 2009 19:00|
YouTube has launched a beta version of their page which loads quicker than the standard page.
Google is clearly obsessed with the idea of speeding up the Web these days. After launching Google Public DNS earlier today, the company also just announced a new light-weight beta version of YouTube. "Feather" introduces ultra-light watch pages that load faster than the standard YouTube pages. According to YouTube engineer Chris Zacharias, new features like 1080p video have slowed down loading times significantly for users who don't have access to high broadband speeds.
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