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(Popular Mechanics)   Every minute of the day, users upload an average of 72 hours of footage to YouTube. So, how do they handle it without bogging down and crashing? Here comes the computer science   ( popularmechanics.com) divider line
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3525 clicks; posted to Geek » on 13 Nov 2012 at 11:11 AM (5 years ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

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2012-11-13 02:33:54 PM  
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2012-11-13 12:40:29 PM  
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Well, one part of their solution seems to be to stall playing back videos after about 20 seconds until you reload the page.
I guess they want to make sure that you really want to watch the whole video before sending the remaining data.
2012-11-13 08:14:53 AM  
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Nothing matches...EVIL CAT.
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