Amount of time viewers watch YouTube doubles

Amount of time viewers watch YouTube doubles

(WAFF) - According to one Google executive, the average amount of time a person spends watching YouTube videos has doubled within the last year.

Ruth Porat, Google's CFO, said that the average viewing session on YouTube has now grown to 40 minutes of total uninterrupted watch time on smartphones and mobile devices.

While it's unclear exactly what videos are being watched, one thing is certain: YouTube's popularity on smartphones and other mobile devices has grown and shows no signs of slowing down.

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