View Count for PSY’s ‘Gangnam Style’ Music Video Surpasses the 32-Bit Integer Max Value on YouTube

YouTube has upgraded their view count tracking after the music video for “Gangnam Style” by PSY surpassed the 32-bit integer max positive value–meaning it hit and went over 2,147,483,647 views.

We never thought a video would be watched in numbers greater than a 32-bit integer (=2,147,483,647 views), but that was before we met PSY. “Gangnam Style” has been viewed so many times we have to upgrade!

Interested users can hover over the new view count to watch it perform math on the fly.

via Yonathan Klijnsma

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