Making YouTube Search Better with NLP

YouTube is a cultural phenomenon. The first video “Me at the zoo” was uploaded in 2005. It is a 19 second clip of YouTube’s co-founder Jawed Karim at the zoo. This was a uniquely ordinary insight into another person’s life, and, back then, this type of content had not really been seen before.

Today’s world is different. 30,000 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every hour, and more than one billion hours of video are watched daily [1][2].

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