You may have wondered in the past what the funniest video to appear on YouTube is. I bet, whatever criteria you used, you wouldn’t choose this one. Which is odd, because according to Google’s comedy algorithm, it should have us all in stitches.
As part of a research project, Google set out to find a way in which they could calculate how funny YouTube videos are. Huh, right. Because everybody knows that computers and algorithms have a great sense of humor, right? [read]