Posts Tagged ‘internet’

When is a cable just a cable? (infographic)

by Dean Meyerson September 28, 2013
Connectivity, for the most part, still requires plugs and cables. Until we are completely cable-free, it can be a terrible guessing game about which kind of plug end fits for what kind of cable. And it’s only made worse when disovering there are “mini” versions of plugs, such as for USB or HDMI. Here’s an […]

Windows 8.1 and Internet Explorer 11 will support WebGL

by Randall Handon July 1, 2013
In a move that might finally bring WebGL out of the “chrome experiments” and “neat widgets” world and into mainstream, Microsoft has finally caved and decided to include native WebGL support in the upcoming IE11. In a massive about-turn, after declaring WebGL to be insecure and working on its own HTTP replacement, IE11 will support […]


The Internet of Things Infographic

by Randall Handon September 20, 2011
Intel has a pretty new infographic online showing the explosion of internet connected devices since the first computer came online back 1960. The time was when the internet was people on their PCs sending email and surfing web content dished up by servers. Sure, it was around before that in its academic/military guise, but as […]


A Visual Depiction of The Impacts of Net Neutrality

by Randall Handon December 27, 2010
Michael Ciarlo has a great visual depiction of the internet now and how it could wind up given the current state of Net Neutrality law.  Without regulations keeping the internet open and nondiscriminatory, he visualizes the way that ISP’s could suddenly start charging per-pageview or impacting performance on competing services (Eg. Comcast could charge you […]


Facts about the Internet

by Randall Handon July 6, 2010
Facts about the Internet – Medical Billing and Coding Certification.

Infographic: Mapping the growth of the internet

by Randall Handon March 8, 2010
The BBC has a new interactive infographic online that shows the growth of the internet from 1998 to present, as part of their Superpower series.  In addition to the above interactive graphic, they have a 14-page slideshow on “How the Web Works” as well as some statistics like “E-mail messages sent today” (121 Billion as […]


State of the Internet 2009

by Paul Adamson February 3, 2010 has another infographic for you today. This time the graphic focuses on the state of the Internet. Both men and women equally use the internet. However, when one starts to look at income and education, then the richer you are and the higher your level of education, the more likely you are to have […]