YouTube says over 10000 workers will help curb shady videos

YouTube says over 10000 workers will help curb shady videos

The year also saw some major new records broken in music, most notably by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's massive global hit.

Mick Konstantin's tribute to UFC champion Conor McGregor ahead of his ill-fated fight with Floyd Mayweather was Ireland's most-watched video of 2017. The show, called The Mask Singer, requires performers to wear elaborate masks to hide their identities. The video-streaming juggernaut has released "The Shape of 2017", this year's iteration of its annual YouTube Rewind video, rounding up the biggest music, trends, memes and characters from 2017, based on views, shares, comments and likes. It's been produced in Korea, Thailand, Vietnam, and China, but this particular video is from a Thailand show.

By 2018, Google (GOOGL) aims to have more than 10,000 people "working to address content that might violate our policies", YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki said in a blog post. Last month, YouTube expanded its takedown policy to cover not just videos that depicted violent extremism, but also content that includes "people and groups that have been designated as terrorist by the USA or British governments", likely after feeling the pressure from various countries to clean up its act. Last year, the Carpool Karaoke clip starring Adele claimed the top spot. She did not say how many people now monitor YouTube for offensive videos.

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The pop queen's Super Bowl halftime performance, which in typical Gaga fashion was brimming with theatrics, was watched 3.8 million times the day following the game, according to YouTube. Advertisers who buy into these bad boys can't choose where their ads will go. It's one of the channel's most watched video of all time.

And, if snagging top place wasn't good enough - Mick made it into the list twice, with the original upload of the song coming in at sixth. The videos combined for more than 10 billion total views.

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