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YouTube Adds Support For More Indic Languages

Google owned video sharing site, YouTube, has expanded its Indic support, adding four new languages - Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam and Telugu, in addition to the existing Hindi, Urdu, Marathi, Bengali and Tamil. The entire user interface of the site will be available in these languages, besides new regional channels which will offer related content. Similar to previous implementations, this one also requires users to select their preferred language from the bottom of the page, from an expandable drop-down menu, making it a bit counter intuitive for people not familiar with the language. So, it's essentially still more relevant for bi-ligual users.   Perhaps it could offer a prompt at the top making use of geo-location for making the switch. Although, all the major interface elements such as menus and controls have been translated, the site still lacks transliteration integration to allow…

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