In a bid to increase transparency and regain trust from Google users, Google introduced today "Account Activity." Account Activity is a monthly report that'll let users see useful statistics on how they spend their time on Google's services — all neatly complied in an easy to digest form.
Did you know that over 250 million photos are uploaded to Facebook every day? That's just part of this fact — so check out the rest of the statistic to find out more about those images. Yes, the stats for porn are included.
Surprise, surprise: despite consumers gobbling up expensive Smart TVs, apparently, they're not even bothering to connect them to the Internet. A new survey by In-Stat suggests that more than half of Smart TVs bought remain offline. Are Smart TVs not as hot as we thought?
As it turns out, crime does pay — with lots and lots of stats! Civilization has a vested interest in keeping tabs on uncivilized activity. Crime statistics have been collected all around the globe for centuries to various degrees of precision. These stats paint a clear, data-guided picture of a universal (if unseemly) aspect of humanity. Crime is one our species' most thoroughly documented activities, and therefore one which we can most accurately attempt to grasp. The truth is made of numbers. We've picked through the vast reservoirs of facts and figures from around the world in an attempt to make some order of the number jumbo. Some of these findings may challenge your conceptions, while others will reinforce them. But in the end, they are the only authority that matters because detached steely statistics never lie. Here we present a big ol' serving of hot steamy number porn. Enjoy.
A huge underground art installation in Vienna will show you your reflection against a backdrop of real-time sociological statistics, like the number of days until Chernobyl will be safe for human habitation (hint: don't plan on moving there anytime...