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Best YouTube Vanced alternatives: NewPipe, SkyTube, LibreTube, & more!

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  1. Vanced is a modded version of YouTube with many features such as adblocking and background playback

    Lex Fridman Podcast #367 – Sam Altman about about 17 hours ago:

    Https:// Ad free, plays videos in background and after closing screen.
  2. Our mission is to give everyone a voice and show them the world.

    Found this self-published edition of Capital with all 3... about 1 day ago

    Shout out to [Andrew S Rightenburg]( on YouTube with all three volumes free in audio book form).
  3. NewPipe is a lightweight YouTube front-end for Android.

    Which FOSS project do you recommend donating to and why? about over 1 year ago:

    The Newpipe project provides de-googled Android phones with an alternative to Google's proprietary Youtube app. On top of stopping tracking by the website, it also adds tons of great features not present in the original app (download, background playback, locally-stored subscriptions and playlists, skipping silence in videos).
  4. Open-source YouTube video player for Android.

    What are some apps you use that are not on Playstore and... about 9 months ago

    SkyTube is an open source app that's trying to replace Vanced. It's not very good yet, but I'm keeping my eyes on it.
  5. An alternative frontend for YouTube, for Android.