Usually don’t do posts like these but..
Twitter, Facebook, $SOCIALNETWORKINGSITE:
Auto playing videos are stupid.
- You are wasting my bandwidth and yours
- If I wanted to see the video, I would you know..click it and watch it. What a novel concept.
Stop. doing. them.
I do not care if it is the cutest cat video this side of the Milky Way or a horrifying video of a journalist being shot. Just stop.
An Internet user who knows how to click things he wants to watch.