Viral Video Chart

Guardian Viral Video Chart April 11, 2008 7:00 AM

Source: Viral Video Chart. Compiled from data gathered at 16:00 on 10 April 2008. The Weekly Viral Video Chart is currently based on a count of the embedded videos and links on approximately two million blogs.

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/penguins_linux_ad?id=PLHjT5-XM9o%5D
Penguins Linux ad – The BBC’s April Fools’ spoof gets a Linux mash-up.

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/boston_dynamics_big_dog_new_video_march_2008?id=W1czBcnX1Ww%5D
Boston Dynamics big dog -Trials by the awesome robot lords at Boston Dynamics.

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/super_pii_pii_brothers?id=yQNKRDFanQE%5D
Super Pii Pii Brothers -One more delightful use for your Wii.

http://www.dailymotion.com/swf/2mHDxKowgCGnR3rJz
Dove Evolution ad – Woman gets photographed, then

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/campfire_one_introducing_google_app_engine_pt_1?id=3Ztr-HhWX1c%5D
Campfire One: Introducing Google App Engine – Another of Google’s introductory videos, this time explaining the Google platform that can host external applications.

[youtube:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eJpj8UUMTaI%5D
‘Revolutionary’ CO2 maps zoom in on greenhouse gas sources – Fascinating maps of CO2 emissions in the US.

http://www.metacafe.com/fplayer/420984/web_20__the_machine_is_using_us.swfWeb 2.0… The Machine Is Us/ing Us – Introduction the Web 2.0.

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/nokia_morph_concept_long?id=IX-gTobCJHs%5D
Nokia Morph Concept – Nokia’s futuristic fold-up device.

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/mits_nexi_mds_robot?id=XrmrU7P-ysA%5D
MIT’s Nexi MDS robot – Nexi introduces herself.

http://www.dailymotion.com/swf/x42brx
Apple Macbook Air: Envelope – The first ad for Apple’s impossibly slim laptop.

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/the_truth_according_to_wikipedia?id=WMSinyx_Ab0%5D
The Truth According To Wikipedia – “The internet will be the best hope for democratic politics.”

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/larry_page_and_sergey_brin_on_virgle?id=PmSdy_9blB4%5D
Larry Page and Sergey Brin on Virgle – Still lingering from April Fools, the Google founder can hardly contain their mirth at concocting some Mars-inhabiting red herring for the web masses. Oh, what fun.

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/computerized_toothbrush_makes_oral_hygiene_a_game?id=-w6X9AEIA0E%5D
Computerised toothbrush makes oral hygiene a game -A toothbrushing game for kids.

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/quotbigdog_betaquot_early_big_dog_robot_testing?id=VXJZVZFRFJc%5D
“BigDog Beta” – Big Dog in an early beta.

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/expelled_no_intelligence_allowed_super_trailer?id=xGCxbhGaVfE%5D
Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed – Infuriating anti-Darwinian report: I’m with the ‘mud and lightning’ camp.

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/google_docs_working_offline?id=7cyHYEfpRVA%5D
Google Docs: Working offline – Introduction to using Google’s suite of web-based office tools when you’re not on the web.

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/xbox_360_in_the_microwave?id=OqMhtA0DHao%5D
Xbox 360 in the microwave – Really, do not attempt this at home.

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/steve_jobs_stanford_commencement_speech_2005?id=D1R-jKKp3NA%5D
Steve Jobs Stanford Commencement Speech 2005 – The Apple boss’s much-blogged speech, during which he admits he never graduated from college.

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/ctia_handson_with_lg_vu?id=ZWaveu4zrpM%5D
CTIA: Hands-on with LG Vu -Preview of LG’s iPhone rival with a large touch screen.

[youtube:http://www.viralvideochart.com/youtube/phun__2d_physics_sandbox?id=0H5g9VS0ENM%5D
Phun – 2D physics sandbox -Demo of a rather clever animation tool that follows the laws of physics.

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About Alan Hardcastle

Media Lecturer with an interest in Pedagogy and Politics.

Posted on April 13, 2008, in Blog, Media, meusanus and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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