Hurricane Irene pummeled the East Coast this past weekend and left millions without power. Check out the infographic below to see when storm activity peaks, what path hurricanes and tropical storms usually take and if Irene was an anomaly....
It's true, you may have used pirated software at some point, but where did it all begin? Take a look at this fun little timeline for the answer and more — like which company gets the most illegal downloads.
If you've heard the word crowdsourcing bandied about lately but need a tutorial, this infographic is for you. Coined by journalist Jeff Howe in 2006, crowdsourcing allows us regular folks to tackle issues posed by companies like Netflix and Amazon, or to crowdsource crisis information, monitor elections and curate local resources on Ushahidi's Crowdmap.
The first e-mail was sent in 1971 and today, 2.8 million are sent every second. How have inventions changed the way we communicate? Check out the infographic below for some fun facts.
Nowadays, 98% of students own a digital device and 70% of them take it to class for notes or covert Internet usage (college sophomores spend an average of 115.7 minutes on Facebook a day). What does this mean for study habits and they way young folks learn? Check out the infographic below for more.
What is the benefit of adding solar panels to self storage facilities across the United States? Check out the infographic below to see the environmental, financial and community benefits of one company's decision.
In 2010 the mobile entertainment industry was worth $33 billion. Not only that, but you are more likely to leave home without your wallet than your phone. And while most of us would rather play a game on a console than a phone or tablet, the numbers are rising. Check out the infographic below for more mobile gaming facts.
Sure, tablets are cute and everything, but they only make up a small percentage of computer sales…for now. That's right, folks. It looks like tablets are gearing up to takeover the world. Don't take my word for it, click below to see the statistics.
If you thought your family tree was convoluted, then just take a look at the tech industry. Giants like Amazon, Facebook and Google have inspired other companies to sprout up all over the place. And you might be surprised by some of these relationships, so take a minute to browse through the infographic below and learn a little about the interconnected world of tech.
Apple's performance is closely linked to Steve Jobs and has faced a series of ups and downs over the years. Most recently, Jobs has taken a medical leave for immune system problems, so how will Apple continue to succeed?