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Digital Cameras see decline as 5 year old Cameras are good as Gold
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Digital Cameras see decline as 5 year old Cameras are good as Gold

The decline of the photography industry and the camera market has been very bad. In 2016, it got worse, with camera shipments dropping 35% for the year. Take a look at this infographic and see for yourself! No smartphone camera are not the culprit; even the Samsung Galaxy S6 needs a lens attachment to even begin to  match a low-end 16 Megapixel Digital Camera as noted in How to take High Quality Photographs with the Samsung Galaxy S6. Rather the quality of digital cameras has gotten so good that most photographers have stopped buying new Digital Cameras. Older cameras are so good, you can sell them and upgrade to another older camera which may have features you doesn't, such as Wi-Fi and improved image stabilization tech. From a strictly image quality standpoint, there is s...
StudyBlue reveals Smartphones, Tablets make you smarter – The Big Bang Theory on Google
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StudyBlue reveals Smartphones, Tablets make you smarter – The Big Bang Theory on Google

Online Student Assistance website StudyBlue has come out with some self-serving statistics that, interestingly, stands up to basic scientific scrutiny, if it wern't so self serving. Their results based on a survey of over one million (1,000,000) StudyBlue users over the Fall 2011 semester who use their study card and other study paraphernalia and services (hence my comments of self-serving promotion!!) can be best summarized in the infographic below: The results in words is summarized as thus, for those of you who don't like pretty pictures: College and High School students with  smartphones study classes material for approximately 40 minutes more per week than students with no smartphone College and High School students use the smartphone for studying while commuting or when at...
Android Market 10 Billion Downloads Infographic
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Android Market 10 Billion Downloads Infographic

Google announced a few days ago that it's open source Android mobile operating system had passed 10 billion downloads and they were celebrating with a 10 day 10 cent app promotion. They have now released a cool infographic that provides lots more information about those billions of downloads such as the countries who have snapped up most apps, top app categories and much more useful and not so useful information. Infographic embedded below:
The Internet of Things – Our AI’s State of Connectedness
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The Internet of Things – Our AI’s State of Connectedness

Much as the Undersea Fiber Optic Cables interconnects us as a Global Village called the World Wide Web - or as I like to call it, the Wild, Wired West as the Internet is indeed an American innovation – we OURSELVES are increasingly living in a world where our devices and ourselves can be easily connected to the Internet and our location known at all times. You thought my previous article on the Internet of Things entitled NFC and M2M – Cashless Society and the Internet of Things was scary or Kelroy’s article on Undersea Copper and fiber Optic Cables entitled Undersea Cables keep the Caribbean connected to the World Wide Web was awe inspiring, then take a gander at how the state of the Internet of Things has progressed since 2008AD. This according to the infographic made by Cisco Blogger ...
YouTube Turns Five – Video and Infographic
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YouTube Turns Five – Video and Infographic

Youtube is one of the most popular websites on the internet and offers visitors the opportunity to watch, upload and share videos on the internet. It is reported that over 24 hours of video is uploaded to Youtube every minute and Youtube recently recorded over 2 billion (yes that's with nine zeros) video views in one day. Youtube is celebration it's five year anniversary and Youtube users can upload a video explaining how Youtube has impacted their lives. Youtube catapulted unto the interwebs in April 2005 and was an instant hit. Eyes where raised when Google acquired the year old start-up in November 2006 for a reported $1.65 billion. Five-year anniversary video embedded below as well as an info-graphic showing information about Youtube and it's achievements in it's first five years of...
Google Facts and Figures Infographic
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Google Facts and Figures Infographic

Google has has come a far way since it's incorporation in 1998. With it's mission statement "to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful" Google has blazed a path that results in its name being a household name and instantly identifiable with the internet. The guys over at Pingdom has created an awesomely detailed infographic that some interesting facts and figures about the internet powerhouse Google. It's presented in a such an accessible and easy to understand way I thought I'd share it. Beware, it's one huge chart! (more…)