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World Wide Web
One of the most exciting moments in Internet technology happened when Larry Page and Sergey Brin met at Stanford in 1995. The pair began working together on a small project called “BackRub”, a simple search engine to explore the world wide web. They had no idea what significance that took place at the start of...
This is an amazing interactive graph of most of the major browsers and their growing (or shrinking) influence from 2002 – 2009. I know it’s not giving you the data from current times, but this showcases how they came to be what they are now. Click through to see the cool concept by Axiis.
With ISPs around the world starting to cap data usage and charge premiums for overages, it’s interesting to take a look at the speeds and costs in various countries. Top 10 Countries in terms of Internet Speed and Costs (ITIF Broadband Rankings) Japan: 61mbps – $0.27 Korea: 46mbps – $0.45 Finland: 22mbps – $2.77 Sweden:...
With news happening all around the world and being reported in near real time, it’s become more important than ever to have the ability to aggregate and gather all that information. It’s common place to hear the latest breaking story on Facebook or Twitter…but Google and other search engines would like to be the source...
Although not officially released until May 3rd, the Beastie Boys are allowing you to listen to their entire forthcoming album completely free. You can stream all 16 tracks from Hot Sauce Committee Pt. 2 online right now. I think this is a great way to leverage the internet to increase interest for their music. They’ve already done an...
A lot has changed over the years. With increased speeds and functionality, there is a whole lot more we can do online than even 5 years ago. Check out this cool graphic from KissMetrics that shows just how far we’ve come.
Have you ever wondered how the internet gets around? Meaning, which route it takes. Peer 1 Hosting has put together a really cool graphic of just that. Just how far does your information travel before it arrives on the screen in front of you?   [source]
We all know that domain names are getting tougher and tougher to come by, and having a good one is essential to any online company. With that being the case, many ventures are opting to purchase an already existing one which fits their needs. In the many cases where the domain names are one word...
This is a pretty cool graphic that shows the evolution and use of all the top browsers from 1994 with the advent of Netscape’s Navigator all the way up until current times with I.E., Chrome and Firefox. Via: WinBeta Source: TechKing
I wanted to share an email taken from Kevin Rose’s blog which he received from a friend of his that works at Apple in Japan. It goes into detail all the various ways that they are helping all of their employees and even in some cases their family members too. It’s responses like this from...
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