Dark Mode YOUR LIFE...

  • Published on Jan 17, 2019
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Comments • 8 699

  • John Paul O S
    John Paul O S 2 hours ago

    Can someone explain me how my chrome out of nowhere went dark/black mode without installing the addon?

  • The young Conservative

    U forgot Pornhub and xvideos

  • Alex Goehring
    Alex Goehring 4 hours ago

    Using dark mode rn

  • Karel Carbonneau Montpellier

    I'll be using dark mode in everything till the day I die because it looks better feels,better and doesn't blind you at 11:00 PM.

  • Scott Newood
    Scott Newood 5 hours ago +1

    Mark Zuckerberg wants to know your location

  • Atomeqho
    Atomeqho 13 hours ago +2

    chrome officially has dark mode on windows now

  • Whiskeys Smile
    Whiskeys Smile 20 hours ago

    They must've seen this... file explorer is now dark!

  • ickng456
    ickng456 Day ago

    im still in high sierra, i want to switch to mojave becus of dark mode but i heard that it takes up more battery life, is that true?

  • LolItsDawson
    LolItsDawson 3 days ago

    Just an update for Android dark mode it's better then it was but you will need to update to Android Q's beta or wait for the full release

  • NZgamer
    NZgamer 3 days ago +2

    If it comes it dark mode, I'll use it.

  • TheCrazyGamer
    TheCrazyGamer 4 days ago

    Use dark mode when your battery is low and it's getting dark

  • Emerald Bros
    Emerald Bros 5 days ago +1

    legend has it that if you turn on ultra violet mode your eyes will begin to create water

    RANDOMZ 5 days ago +2

    3:59 When you see something you DIDN'T want to see.

  • SheaD
    SheaD 6 days ago

    Black is the soul.

  • NikOz
    NikOz 7 days ago


  • Kyoko
    Kyoko 7 days ago

    Im not sure why but when i use dark mode it also applys to file explorer, this didnt work on my old laptop, they run the same version of windows

  • Mushfiqur Rahman
    Mushfiqur Rahman 12 days ago

    use this instead www.deviantart.com/ezio/art/Gray-2014-dark-theme-Windows-8-1-Update-1-Upd-11-418541637

  • Oranges
    Oranges 13 days ago

    Is it weird I like dark mode on full brightness?

  • Rayan Ighil
    Rayan Ighil 14 days ago

    Samsung galaxy phones had dark mode before it was cool

  • Deyvson Moutinho Caliman

    I always hated youtube's white background, I can't believe I didn't know that.

  • Johnny's Videos
    Johnny's Videos 15 days ago +3

    Dark mode your intro from now on it nearly blinded me at night

  • Lord Saruman
    Lord Saruman 15 days ago +1

    If you set everything to dark mode in the office at work you might as well stand on you desk and shout "I AM GOOD AT COMPUTERS! PLEASE COME TO ME WITH ALL YOUR PROBLEMS."
    Can confirm.

  • Skol Rooster
    Skol Rooster 18 days ago

    I only use apps with dark mode

  • M R
    M R 19 days ago

    Jesus that laptop has a ton of sebum all over it

  • betofc89
    betofc89 22 days ago +1

    Windows 10 already have it's Explorer windows in dark mode.

    INDIVELOPE 23 days ago

    my filesystem is black in win10 dark mode.

  • Ankit Lal
    Ankit Lal 24 days ago

    Can Instagram get educated here..

  • miyo
    miyo 25 days ago

    i really need an dark mode for itunes :( i prefer using it over spotify, but looking at it when its dark is giving me eye cancer T_T"

    • MysteryMii
      MysteryMii 24 days ago

      On Mac, iTunes has a dark mode now.

  • Alejandro Cárdenas Carrillo

    dark mode is not only useless, it is stupid!

  • Luke Beauchamp
    Luke Beauchamp Month ago

    So for once Apple actually does sometimes better.

  • عبد الباسط الوحيشي

    Sucks for pocophone users

  • FrukinYT Animiert
    FrukinYT Animiert Month ago

    My file explorer has dark mode

  • Marc R
    Marc R Month ago

    I love f.lux for eye strain relief and have been using for like a decade :)

  • T.Watcher
    T.Watcher Month ago +1

    Why isn't this video in dark mode?

  • Captain Misan
    Captain Misan Month ago +1

    Is dark mode really something that is very hard to implement? We are living in the age of technological revolution where app developers are trying to impress us with dark mode or so called 'night mode'. They are like "Here you go...the most awaited, revolutionary dark mode".
    Its ofcourse useful...I am just saying it is not a thing that is worth advertising, it should have been brought before.

  • Excel
    Excel Month ago +3

    Meanwhile lazy asses at facebook still haven't implemented dark mode in Messenger app.

  • shodanxx
    shodanxx Month ago

    March 2019, file explorer is now dark

  • RebSike
    RebSike Month ago +3

    web designers are being bribed by power companies to make sites brighter so that consumers use more power, wake up sheeple

  • elijah grills
    elijah grills Month ago

    darko mode or mo brightness

  • Sauron Dark mode
    Sauron Dark mode Month ago +1

    Find darkness on Chrome webstore and Firefox addons with Sauron. The dark lord awaits you.

  • CM Rock
    CM Rock Month ago

    One UI in Galaxy S8/S9 have Night Mode.

  • Beans Iban
    Beans Iban Month ago

    Damn my dark ass

  • rarevfx
    rarevfx Month ago

    Edit to Android DarkMode: The Samsung OneUI does make it dark on every Stock App and Settings

  • Mammutbrot
    Mammutbrot Month ago +13

    Blind mode: dark text on a dark background.

  • shallallaa
    shallallaa Month ago

    Opera has dark mode, best browser alltså, in the world.

  • I’m stupid, but
    I’m stupid, but Month ago

    the best dark mode on any device is mac os Mojave dark mode. no android or winows dark mode can compete with it.

  • I’m stupid, but
    I’m stupid, but Month ago

    im not waiting until june to get dark mode on ios so im jailbroken lol

  • My Name
    My Name Month ago

    Everyone is doing it because they think that the dark mode will run faster

  • Jaded Empath
    Jaded Empath Month ago

    Ultimately it's not " is objectively better!!!1!" but an issue of CONTRAST - you consistently use your computer in a brightly-lit environment with invariably sunny days outside, a white background with black text will be easier to read, and better on your eyes, etc. But if you use your computer in a dim-lit room at night, 'inverse video' of white text on a black/dark background will be better.

    Back in my 8-bit days, I found my word processor (WordStar)'s two default white-on-black and black-on-white colour schemes too intense in contrast to comfortable use, so I settled on a dark blue (navy?) background with muted cyan text - still had enough contrast to read clearly, but avoided the eyestrain.

    Of course, the other issue of POWER USAGE is going to be more objective; a CRT trying to display a white background (essentially with every phosphor lit) WILL use more energy in a single refresh than one with a black (unlit) background, and similarly with OLEDs and the like.

  • Völundr Frey
    Völundr Frey Month ago

    Dark mode usually looks rather ugly on most pages and apps. It's really just software dev tools like text editors and IDE's where they do it right.

  • mzc mani gaming chanel
    mzc mani gaming chanel 2 months ago +1


  • Brian Maurice
    Brian Maurice 2 months ago

    In chrome on my desktop (after some recent update) defaults TheXvid to light mode and I can't figure out how to default it back!

  • fanofCOH
    fanofCOH 2 months ago

    Never knew about Dark Reader, excellent suggestion Linus!

  • C
    C 2 months ago

    I use the TheXvid vanced app with true black mode, not the stupid grey theme of the stock app

  • Adam Warlock
    Adam Warlock 2 months ago

    As a developer making a note taking app with dark & night mode built in

  • Joe G.P.
    Joe G.P. 2 months ago

    white text on a black background is one of the most tiring things for my eyes, which is why i don't use windows' dark mode and why nobody else uses it either, Linux has that done so much better

  • Gordon Cooper
    Gordon Cooper 2 months ago

    Red on black has been known to be easier for dark conditions for centuries. Drivers looking at a bright white screen have issues finding an exit or seeing traffic.

  • Rose Allen
    Rose Allen 2 months ago

    LG has a really solid system wide dark mode in its custom droid skin, and support for going totally black and white in all apps.

  • Shotcrete Shower
    Shotcrete Shower 2 months ago +1

    For anyone wishing for a consistent explorer WITH dark mode, lots of other themes and fully customizable UI, try Directory opus. Best software I ever bought.

  • Henri Oberle
    Henri Oberle 2 months ago

    Maybe we should all read things named books. They are not so bad to the eyes and they can make you more intelligent.

  • Даниил Грунин

    I don't get it. Is it better to use night mode or dark mode? Or both? I mean, I'm okay with this yellowish book-like color, f.lux turns the coloring off when in full screen and I don't have OLED because I have a laptop and obviously OLED laptops are a minority. I mean, dark themes are kick-ass. Especially when it comes to Vivaldi, Awesome WM and VS Code/Community. But... Win10's dark theme is... kinda weird.

  • DanTechBoy
    DanTechBoy 2 months ago

    There is a hidden dark mode for File Explorer
    To unlock this hidden feature, Open Settings > Update and Security > Windows Update and click check for updates

  • Shudzy Aesthetic
    Shudzy Aesthetic 2 months ago

    It fits me beccause my soul is dark

  • You...tube...kanaaaal!
    You...tube...kanaaaal! 2 months ago

    Thaaanks for the format!!!

  • esperCELL
    esperCELL 2 months ago +1

    *Dude......just fucking turn down your monitor brightness WTF??? There are presets in monitor, use them*

  • esperCELL
    esperCELL 2 months ago +1

    *WTF are you talking about linus? my file explorer already have dark mode since months ago*

  • priya
    priya 2 months ago

    is dark reader safe?

  • Tsulo Koza
    Tsulo Koza 2 months ago

    Reducing brightest level and night mode is the best for healthy eye in my opinion instead of dark mode.

  • Mr. Man
    Mr. Man 2 months ago +1

    Thank You for your amazing video Linus.
    Here's how to enable dark mode in Windows 10, Chrome and in TheXvid: thexvid.com/video/AihW3JSqiMs/video.html
    Be a subscriber if you find my content worthy of your time. Thank You!

  • youtube star
    youtube star 2 months ago

    Dark mode is the new trend, Am i right?

  • Sonu MsVr
    Sonu MsVr 2 months ago

    Lovers of the dark like here

  • TNT Tim
    TNT Tim 2 months ago +1

    yeah i just use it cuz it looks better

  • Mihir Ranjan
    Mihir Ranjan 2 months ago

    Well we have a pretty good dark mode on OnePlus Oxygen OS.

  • Gil Eli
    Gil Eli 2 months ago

    WindowTop is a tool that allow you to make any application dark even without native support. It is very nice and included in the free version

  • Yameen
    Yameen 2 months ago

    I can't wait for the day you'll get sponsored by durex.

  • Krombopulos T
    Krombopulos T 2 months ago

    Just let me know when Windows File Explorer gets Dark mode. that all i want. Everything else i figured it out. Just need File explorer

  • Victor England
    Victor England 2 months ago

    Dark mode also saves battery on any screen. The black pixel means that the pixel is turned off. I removed my wallpaper and put a black background, against my girlfriend's will, and my phone now lasts a whole day.

  • lasarousi
    lasarousi 2 months ago +1

    If your software has no dark mode, I simply won't use it.

  • The One And Nearly Only

    This video got dark quickly

    PATIL NURSING HOME 2 months ago

    Why does Linus keeps his nails so big ?

  • Jatin Chaudhary
    Jatin Chaudhary 2 months ago

    Use pitch black

  • Ethan Hill
    Ethan Hill 2 months ago

    Chrome has started the dark mode experiments on Android.

  • Lucas Metello
    Lucas Metello 2 months ago

    Deepin linux has a good dark mode.

  • wasup23tube
    wasup23tube 2 months ago

    sky blue letters on hot pick background

  • extrasupermorgen
    extrasupermorgen 2 months ago

    Dark mode is for vampires!

    ADITYA 2 months ago

    I remember windowsblinds

  • Nick Nick
    Nick Nick 2 months ago

    Well rooted Android is best among all

  • Jason Godwin
    Jason Godwin 2 months ago

    I prefer the "turn off the lights" ext in chrome. all colors easily customizeable

  • Zachary Sturgeon
    Zachary Sturgeon 2 months ago

    I have really bad eye floaters, and I can see them much easier on a white background. Dark mode has been a revelation for me.

  • Teenage Gamer
    Teenage Gamer 2 months ago

    I use TheXvid Vance, the dark mode on that is literally black. It's amazing. The Pinterest app needs to catch up.

  • 29110sc
    29110sc 2 months ago

    the asus rog phone has a dark mode by default in the UI unless you pick the asusZen UI

  • Lucas Assunção
    Lucas Assunção 2 months ago

    Even Xvideos have a Dark mode and facebook dont.

  • Calvin Liang
    Calvin Liang 2 months ago

    Lol this video thumbnail,did linus really bought morpheus sunglasses for memes or what?

  • eivis13
    eivis13 2 months ago

    Did Linuses wife cheat on him with a whiteguy? Jk

  • Edgar Larios
    Edgar Larios 2 months ago

    Tech is going emo.

  • tao nicon
    tao nicon 2 months ago

    have eye surgery then lets talk with out dark mode i could not work

  • A. K.
    A. K. 2 months ago

    opera has one too

    DYNAMIC乃 BLOOD 2 months ago

    I'm watching this in dark mode

  • Jonas Ruppen
    Jonas Ruppen 2 months ago

    What Laptop is Linus holding there?