The massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is now considered as one of the largest oil spills in the world. Visualize the oil slick area on Google Maps.
Infographics, short for Information graphics, is a visual way of presenting information or complicated data.
This chart compares the percentage of departing flights at major US airports that were either delayed or cancelled during the holiday season due to increased airport security.
Using the internet on your mobile phone is more eco-friendly than surfing with a desktop computer.
This handy chart compares the various social websites like Twitter, Facebook, etc. to help you make the right choice for your social media campaigns.
This chart from Michael Hyatt represents the market share of the top 10 book publishers* in the US.
Here’s a visual timeline of the 25 most successful products in the consumer electronics space beginning with the Pong, the first commercially successful arcade video game, to the rumored Apple Tablet that is expected later this month.
Password Strength Meters will tell you if you passwords are strong and what you do to strengthen the weak passwords.
eBay, the worldâ€™s largest online auction place, recorded over a million transactions on Black Friday which is probably one of the busiest and most hectic shopping days of the year in US.
If you are curious to know the average CPM rates for online advertising across different verticals, this report from Adify should give you a good idea.
Wondering if that person is hiding some sort of a weapon in his clothes. This infographic has clues.
Tantalum is a rare metal that is used in the manufacture of cell phones and camera lenses but you’ll be surprised to know that if every human on the planet were to consume this metal at the same rate an average US resident today, the metal supplies won’t last for more than 20 years.
The Nobel Prize is awarded in six different categories – Physics, Chemistry, Economics, Medicine, Literature and Peace – and these charts will give you a good idea about countries that have won the most awards in a particular category.
The latest traffic data suggests that female users form a majority on all popular social networking sites except Digg where 64% of the traffic is from male users.
If you are concerned about your health because you are spending too much time on social media sites like Facebook and Digg, here’s an exercise plan that may keep you fit.
This is a list the 10 most popular mobile websites (in terms of unique visitors) in different countries according to Opera.
AddThis, which offers social sharing widgets for websites and blogs, offers a services directory that not only lists all the existing bookmarking sites in one page but you can also compare which services are most popular between two countries, or overall across the globe.
For some interesting facts about the internet, the state of advertising and how people are leveraging the power of social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook, check this new video from popular Did You Know series of Shift Happens.
Whether you are at the computer or using a smartphone, there are plenty of things happening around you simultaneously that can distract you from the task at hand. But that switch from one thing to another is not always random because some distractions are often more important than others.
This illustration suggests how long a person would have to work in order to earn enough to buy a Big Mac from a McDonald’s restaurant in his or her country using the local currency.
Wondering what’s common between the design of an iPod and Google ?