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YouTube Now Does HTML5 drag-and-drop Video Upload

“Simply dragging a clip from a desktop folder”

Google previously simplified attaching to and downloading from Gmail messages and uploading to Google Docs by adding HTML5-powered drag-and-drop to their Web interfaces. Currently, only Google Chrome and Firefox are supported.

Youtube HTML5 drag-and-drop 

Now, the same feature is live on YouTube, enabling users to upload videos by simply dragging a clip from a desktop folder and placing into the dropzone on the YouTube upload page.

As is the case with Docs and Gmail, you'll need to be using a compatible browser to be able to use drag-and-drop uploading.

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