1. Playing video games increases creativity, enables more detailed sight, improves concentration and makes people happier.
2. Snoop Dogg once tried to rent the entire country of Liechtenstein for a music video.
3. Windows 95 was the second most installed piece of software on computers in 1995; videogame DOOM was first.
4. It would take one person about 1, 700 years to watch every video on YouTube.
5. Psychology says that people who regularly play video games are faster at making real life decisions.
6. Video of "On the Floor" by Jennifer Lopez have reached more than half billion views on Youtube.
7. The first YouTube video was uploaded 10 years ago today.
8. Youtube will freeze the view counter of a video at "301 " for a day or two to double check that none of the views are paid views or bots.
9. Video games are more effective at battling depression than counseling is.
10. Video games can train people to make faster real life decisions that are just as accurate as well thought out decisions.
11. There are urinals that allow users to play a video game by directing their urine to the left or right.
12. According to a study, kids who play video games for more than three hours a day are more likely to get into fights and be hyperactive.
13. Pharrell Williams produced the world’s first 24 hour music video.
14. Out of the 100 most viewed YouTube videos, only 3 are not centered around music.
15. To help pigs from getting bored and biting one another before slaughter, a video game was developed.
16. Kids who play video games tend to have better hand eye coordination, a better memory, and better problem solving skills.
17. While watching Netflix (Instant Play) hold down Shift Alt and click on the screen to access buffering settings to change your video quality
18. A survey found one in five women have ended a relationship because their significant other was too busy playing video games.
19. The Nintendo Game Boy was the first video game console played in outer space.
20. Mario has appeared in over 190 video games.
21. Japanese researchers have successfully developed a device that will be able to literally playback your dreams in video sequence.
22. When watching Netflix, if the quality is poor, press control alt(opt) shift s. Change the bugger rate to 3000 for HD video.
23. Do you ever go on YouTube to watch a music video and then 5 hours later find yourself watching a tutorial on how to talk to a giraffe?
24. In 2013, a dad in China hired gamers to kill his son in video games so the son would start looking for a job and get a life.
25. Drake was the first unsigned Canadian rapper to get his video on BET.
26. 50% of Internet users will quit waiting for a video to load after 10 seconds.
27. Scientists have found a way to make videos of thoughts in your brain, their next step is to visualize dreams.
28. Forrest Gump is being made into a videogame, where you run through his entire story.
29. ISIS released a Youtube video that showed jihadist militants recruiting young boys by giving them ice cream and cotton candy.
30. YouTube sees about 4 billion video views every day.
31. In a study following the lives of 19, 000 kids for 10 years, video games had no negative effects on the children.
32. The Nintendo DS is the second best selling video game console of all time.
33. In 2013, 59% of Americans played video games and consumers spent $21.5 billion on the gaming industry.
34. It is now illegal to distribute "revenge porn" (video or photos of your ex) in California.
35. In 2009, scientists announced a skin disorder they called “PlayStation palmar hidradenitis” caused by too much video game playing.
36. A young man once witnessed his girlfriend being murdered on webcam while they were video chatting.
37. Pigs can learn to play video games with joysticks as fast as chimps, faster than a 3 year old child and are better than both.
38. About 50% of internet users will quit waiting for a video to load after 10 seconds.
39. YouTube founders used Craigslist to promote the site, they offered $100 to attractive girls to post videos of themselves.
40. Video Games are illegal in Greece.
41. A new porn video is produced every 39 minutes.
42. The average online UK consumer watches 300 videos on YouTube per month
43. Playing video games can reduce your nightmares, because gamers "resolve threats" during game play instead of in their dreams.
44. 1. Bring up a video on Youtube. 2. Pause the video. 3. Press 1980 on your keyboard. 4. Have Fun
45. Adding "gif" before the word "Youtube" in the URL allows you to create your own gif with the video.
46. If you want to download a Youtube video, just add "ss" to the URL between and Youtube
47. In 2010, YouTube was watched 700 billion times, but 99% of the views were of only 30% of the videos.