The use of video continues to rise as a popular application. The following are a few statistics from YouTube:
- Over 24 hours of video are uploaded every minute
- More video is uploaded to YouTube in 60 days than the 3 major US networks created in 60 years
- In 2009, YouTube had 1 billion views a day
- In 2010, YouTube exceeded 2 billion views a day
- In 2010, more than 700 billion videos were viewed and 13 million hours of video were uploaded
- YouTube mobile gets over 100 million views a day
Check out YouTube EDU for examples of how video is being used in education.