Tuesday, June 28, 2011

1st World Rap

<a href='http://www.bing.com/videos/watch/video/first-world-problems-rap/20qxhnmz?q=stupid+videos&rel=msn&from=en-us_msnhp&form=MSNRLL&gt1=42010&src=v5:embed::' target='_new' title='First World Problems Rap'>Video: First World Problems Rap</a>

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Penny on the Move

This penny from 1956 found its way into my hand.  For the last 55 years it has traveled around, and the journey continues.

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Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Trending Technology | Infographics

Whoever chose the easy-listening music (probably to subdue panic of the stratospheric figures) should be fired, but the the data about world consumption/adoption of mobile devices and internet usage is fascinating.  Mute your speakers and have a look.

  •  Internet traffic generated by 20 homes in 2015 = the total Internet traffic in 1995    
  • The proportion of people who access the Internet only through mobile devices will grow from 14 million in 2010 to 788 million by 2015.
  • The number of smartphones will rise from about 500 million today to 2.5 billion.
  • Revenue from social network will increase 33% by 2015