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'Gangnam Style' busts YouTube's view counter? Not so fast

Reports this week said Korean pop sensation's popular video topped out YouTube's view counter, forcing Google to work on an upgrade. But Google now admits the whole thing was a joke.

By December 3, 2014

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Robots dancing 'Gangnam Style' never gets old

If you've never seen 'bots dancing to Psy's breakout hit, you should. Guaranteed it will make you feel better about the impending robot takeover.

By July 8, 2014

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'Gangnam Style' crossing 2 billion views: How YouTube deals

The K-pop video has galloped its way to another record. How is YouTube managing to keep up with hits like "Gangnam Style" and other viral sensations? CNET's Sumi Das sits down with YouTube's director of engineering.

By May 30, 2014

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As 'Gangnam Style' hits 2B YouTube views, music fans should cheer. Really

Psy may be the first to reach that landmark, but YouTube is already planning for a world in which thousands of videos reach billions of views.

By May 30, 2014

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'Gangnam Style' prances toward 2 billion views

The most popular video ever uploaded to YouTube reached 1 billion views in late 2012. Less than two years later, it will add another billion.

By May 27, 2014

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How the LG G2 looked to 'Gangnam Style' for inspiration

One of the creators of the G2 tells CNET how the smartphone maker looked to the example of pop star Psy for its flagship smartphone.

By March 17, 2014

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This Pope doesn't surf the Web (and hasn't watched TV since 1990)

Technically Incorrect: In an extensive interview with an Argentinian newspaper, Pope Francis says he's not much of a gadget guy.

By May 26, 2015

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Learn how to dance Gangnam Style with the Kpop Dance app

Loaded with one hour tutorials, this iOS and Android app will teach you how to perform those slick dance moves from Korean boy and girl bands.

By February 26, 2014

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​The chaebols: The rise of South Korea's mighty conglomerates

They are cornerstones of the economic, political and social landscape: Part one of a series looks at how these conglomerates -- like Samsung, LG and Hyundai -- saved South Korea from crushing poverty and defined a country's role on the global stage.

By April 6, 2015

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82-year-old uses Internet for the first time -- and it blows her mind

Kerstin Wolgers Googles, Skypes, Instagrams, tweets and fields more than 2,400 questions from Reddit users curious about her first Internet experience.

By March 18, 2015