Eight years ago, a little phenomenon called YouTube was born. The video streaming site was purchased by Google and ever since it has never looked back. In the last eight years the world has changed wildly. We live in a world where mobile phones are probably more powerful than the PCs that were prevalent when YouTube was founded. We live in a world where a K-Pop star has broken all sorts of records and has become a global music sensation. Also Read - Realme X9 India launch imminent as company shares new teaser
In a blog post YouTube revealed that currently, users are uploading more than 100 hours of video every minute and there are over a billion users visiting the site. Also Read - Battlegrounds Mobile India APK and OBB download links for Android: How to download
Two years ago, YouTube had revealed that users were uploading around 48 hours of video and last years that number grew to 72 hours per minute. In two years, YouTube has more than doubled that number which is impressive indeed, but also speaks about the growing penetration of high speed internet connectivity and smartphones.