#<p><img class="alignleft wp-image-10726" alt="0921-gangnam-style_full_600" src="http://channeleye.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/0921-gangnam-style_full_600-360x240.jpg" width="330" height="240" />Gangnam Style, the South Korean pop star’s enduring video phenomenon from 2012, nearly broke YouTube by getting more than 2,147,483,647 views and creating a sort of Y2K fault.</p>
<p>The site’s original view counter was not designed to take that many hits and its developers could not believe that a video would be watched by numbers greater than a 32-bit integer (2,147,483,647 views). <a href="http://channeleye.co.uk/gangham-style-nearly-broke-youtube/" class="read_more">more&#187;</a></p><div class="feedflare">
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