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YouTube new feature will help you cure your phone addiction

Recently, Android 9 (P) operating system released a feature for “Digital Wellbeing” that will help you curb your smartphone addition as it will track the time you spent on your phone with a breakdown of each apps. It will also notify you of how many times you’ve unlocked your phone.

Now, YouTube – a video sharing platform, has already joined the league by introducing a new feature that will help you spend less time watching video.

Moreover, it doesn’t require Android P to work but just an update with its duty. It’s a simple reminder that can be customized, telling you to take a break from watching videos on the platform.

To checkout, tap on your Profile Icon on YouTube, tap on the upper-right corner dotted lines, tap on “Settings“, select ” General” and go to “Remind me to take a break” option.

And once you hit limit, YouTube will simply remind you to take a break and perform your daily tasks. It won’t close the app or video. It’s all left for you to procrastinate or take a break.

Another YouTube wonderful feature is the “Schedule Digest“. It groups all your notifications and serve them to you in one go at a specific time of the day of your liking. Isn’t it wonderful?

Then, what’s your say concerning the features?


  1. Marveln Marveln May 13, 2018

    That’s an amazing feauture, people have really become addicted. Before we all become zombies

  2. Harun Khalid Adeiza Harun Khalid Adeiza May 14, 2018

    This is cool feature, looking forward to see soon..

  3. hassan hassan May 16, 2018

    That a good feature,always keeping the said app lively again,nice work there

  4. hussaini hussaini May 16, 2018

    Nice innovation from YouTube,they just keep updating the said app,kudos to them

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