AppleÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s iPhone becomes yPhone
The iPhone looks like it wonÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t support Flash but will still allow users to watch YouTube video clips thanks to a dedicated viewer that supports the newly H.264 encoded YouTube video format.
Just as the Apple TV is now YouTube compatible thanks to the H.264 format that YouTubeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s video collection is being re-encoded with, so too is the iPhone able to display YouTubeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s H.264 videos thanks to a special player iPhone users will see when visiting YouTubeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s site.
Currently only 10,000 of YouTubeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s clips have been converted thus far, but YouTube is promising to have their entire collection progressively re-encoded over the next few weeks and months, ensuring a steady stream of new videos for iPhone users who are also YouTube fanatics.
Full article: itwire.com.au