An absolute milestone for YouTube: nowadays people watch more than 1 billion hours of YouTube videos per day. YouTube has announced this through their blog. It is also doubling the number of hours than we watched videos in 2015.
In 2014 we watched 300 million hours of YouTube videos, in 2015 that number had risen to 500 million. And so in 2016 the magic limit of 1 billion was touched. Then share that again among the 1 billion active YouTube users, then you know how addicted these people are to watching online movies. Fortunately, the people of YouTube can put things very well into perspective and show you exactly how much 1 billion hours is now.