Associated Press Uploads Hundreds of Thousands of Videos to Youtube
The Associated Press and documentary archive British Movietone uploaded about 550 thousand videos documenting important historical events. It will take more than a million minutes, almost two years, to watch the entire archive writes The Guardian. It was the largest upload of historical content to date.
The footages covers events from 1985 until today. Representatives of the Associated Press stated that the visual encyclopedia allows users to form their own unique views about the most important events in the modern history.
Footage documenting the assassination of U.S. President Robert F. Kennedy, the demonstration in Tiananmen Square (China), the fall of the Berlin Wall and the first steps of the man on the Moon are among the uploaded videos.