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YouTube on Desktop Now Plays Vertical Videos Without Black Bars by @MattGSouthern

YouTube has finally started playing vertical videos in their native aspect ratio on desktops, which means no black bars on the sides. This is an update that first rolled out to mobile devices last year. A post on Google’s YouTube help forums confirms that it has now been rolled out to the desktop video player. “We launched an update to the YouTube video player on desktop – the player now automatically adapts to provide the best viewing experience based on the [...]