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    YouTube's latest desktop makeover includes a dark theme

    The 'clean, simple design' is built on a faster framework called Polymer.
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    Re: YouTube's latest desktop makeover includes a dark theme

    "This preview is closed... for now
    Thanks for your interest in helping us with the new desktop design! We've got a tonne of feedback that we're reading through, so we've closed the opt-in."
    Facts don't exist, only interpretations.

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    Re: YouTube's latest desktop makeover includes a dark theme

    I can't wait for it to roll out. A dark theme is the first thing I go looking for whenever I install a new app. It is easier on the peepers & the hydro.

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    Re: YouTube's latest desktop makeover includes a dark theme

    https://www.chromeactions.com/

    been using dark theme for pretty much a decade already

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    Re: YouTube's latest desktop makeover includes a dark theme

    https://addons.mozilla.org/en-GB/firefox/addon/dark-mode-webextension/?src=search

    Every site gets a dark mode.

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    Re: YouTube's latest desktop makeover includes a dark theme

    I use Stylish on a couple of sites to get this affect.

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    Re: YouTube's latest desktop makeover includes a dark theme

    Nice, just trying it now and I dig the dark theme.

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    Re: YouTube's latest desktop makeover includes a dark theme

    Finally a proper dark theme without having to use hack scripts

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    Re: YouTube's latest desktop makeover includes a dark theme

    Agree with the comments above, it makes the site look grown up and slick and will be very useful for eye strain in low light.

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