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Google shuts down YouTube after it fulfills its mission

0. phoneArena 31 Mar 2013, 18:57 posted on

It turns out that YouTube hasn't been designed to deliver cat videos to us, but rather it has had a bigger mission. YouTube has actually been a contest to find the greatest video of all time. Now, almost 8 years after its launch, Google is shutting down YouTube, and it will choose the winning video tomorrow at midnight...

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posted on 31 Mar 2013, 19:00 22

1. techguy22 (Posts: 227; Member since: 09 Aug 2012)


google rocks. google nose is the best one.

posted on 31 Mar 2013, 19:05 12

2. Timmehor (Posts: 599; Member since: 09 Mar 2013)


April Fools! :P .... hopefully.

posted on 31 Mar 2013, 19:05 7

3. darkkjedii (Posts: 11454; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)


This is the best! Kudos to el goog for this one LMAOOOOO! I was about to sad as hell that YouTube was shutting down.

posted on 01 Apr 2013, 06:25 1

15. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 3012; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)


Same here man!
'O s**t!' was my initial reaction. I actually forgot it was 1st of April and took the headline seriously until i came to the 2nd paragraph.
Daaayyuuum! They got me.

posted on 31 Mar 2013, 19:24 9

4. HASHTAG (unregistered)


Awhhh Fu*k you Google for this one! You got me! Lol.

posted on 31 Mar 2013, 21:18

7. HASHTAG (unregistered)


Somebody's on a negative spree today.

posted on 31 Mar 2013, 19:41 1

5. TROLL (banned) (Posts: 4851; Member since: 13 Apr 2012)


I'm wondering how big their servers are, and what amount of data storage do they use?
Billion GB,,,,,?

posted on 31 Mar 2013, 23:26

10. lyndon420 (Posts: 1741; Member since: 11 Jul 2012)


I Googled it for you, but I came across so much information that you may find interesting, you'd be better off doing your own search. Remember...if you have a question, just ask Google.

posted on 31 Mar 2013, 19:58 7

6. Mxyzptlk (Posts: 3555; Member since: 21 Apr 2012)


You know what I'll admit, thus was funny. Almost had me there for a minute.

posted on 31 Mar 2013, 21:18 3

8. PapaSmurf (Posts: 8300; Member since: 14 May 2012)


See, Google's a great company. Funny April Fool's video.

posted on 31 Mar 2013, 22:13 2

9. xperiaDROID (limited) (Posts: 5494; Member since: 08 Mar 2013)


How dare you Youtube? I was about to bang my head on the wall when hearing this! Anyway, April Fools! You got me! :P

posted on 31 Mar 2013, 23:44

11. cybervlad81 (Posts: 84; Member since: 04 Apr 2011)


There is another youtube joke.http://www.youtube.com/theyoutubecollection

Edit:
oh looks like last years.

posted on 01 Apr 2013, 00:46 1

12. ankitp (Posts: 29; Member since: 19 Feb 2013)


Happy Fools day :D

posted on 01 Apr 2013, 01:48

13. roscuthiii (Posts: 1803; Member since: 18 Jul 2010)


With the way Google conducts it's Spring cleanings you never know... this could be real someday!

posted on 01 Apr 2013, 02:19 4

14. iluvsmartphonexpdx (Posts: 48; Member since: 26 Mar 2013)


GOOGLE BEST COMPANY IN THE WORLD!!!

posted on 01 Apr 2013, 09:22

16. joseph98 (Posts: 167; Member since: 03 Feb 2012)


I wounder why they didn't mention a google glass win instead of $500 and mp3 player. That would be a good advertisement along the way.
Thank GOD it's Fools day because youtube is very important to me otherwise how can we watch jhon V exclusive phone reviews :)

posted on 01 Apr 2013, 15:18

17. downphoenix (Posts: 2329; Member since: 19 Jun 2010)


actually the prank said they needed 10 years to find the best video and will relaunch Youtube in 2023 featuring just the best video.

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