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The History of Location Technology

 

With the recent rise of location-based social networks likeFoursquare, Gowalla, and Loopt, it would appear that location technology is something new. But in fact, humans have been inventing clever ways to locate each other for many thousands of years.

 

Even the basic technology that makes today’s location-based checkins possible — cellular triangulation and the global positioning satellite system — have their roots in decades old research projects, and the math today’s apps use to pinpoint your locale hasn’t change too much since the days of Copernicus.

 

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Source : http://mashable.com/2010/04/06/location-history-infographic/

Are we Coming out of the Recession? [Infographic]

The US stock market is soaring, commodity prices are on the rise, and there are signs that consumer confidence is growing. Ask the US government if the recession is ending and you’ll hear a resounding yes as the Obama administration rushes to claim an early victory. Naysayers however point to the massive US debt and the 10% unemployment rate as signs that, even with the economic stimulus package, we still have a long way to go. Our info-graphic displays some leading economic indicators on the road to recovery.

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Source : http://www.mint.com

The Life of an Article on the Web

Most likely, you’ve said it and heard it a thousand times. When it comes to SEO, content is king. But, have you ever really thought about how many touch points a well-written and well-optimized piece of content encounters on the web? This week’s infographic demonstrates exactly how an optimized article can find its way to your target audience.

The Web Life of an Article