The image-in-picture performance for iPhones was launched with iOS 14 – a function that was borrowed from the iPadOS. So customers utilizing the Safari browser for iPhones have been capable of pull down and proceed watching the video in a small floating video as they proceed searching. Nonetheless, two weeks in the past, Google axed the function with out giving any clarification and because the iOS YouTube app nonetheless does not help PiP, it left some customers fairly disillusioned.
— MacRumors.com (@MacRumors) October 2, 2020
But it surely’s now again unexpectedly. Some thought that PiP was the final word workaround for non-YouTube Premium subscribers to hearken to movies within the background however because the possibility is again on-line, it might be one thing else.
We nonetheless do not understand how lengthy Google will hold this function enabled for non-Premium Safari customers however suspect that it will not be lengthy. In any case, that is one of many key promoting factors of YouTube Premium.