eoincostello

A simple video which puts into images the exponential rate of change many aspects of our society is now experiencing

In Visual Representation of Information, Web 3.0 on June 14, 2011 at 4:02 pm

While it is now a bit out of date, I liked how this video uses a combination of statistics and images to communicate the exponential rate of change many aspects of our society is now experiencing.

Please see: Did You Know? at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cL9Wu2kWwSY

As if to prove the point of the exponential rate of change:

From:

http://www.rte.ie/news/2011/0630/myspace-business.html

At its peak in 2008, Myspace attracted nearly 80 million people in the US, almost double that of Facebook. 3 years later in 2011, the number of US visitors to Myspace fell to about 40 million while those visiting Facebook totalled about 150 million.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: