Chart: NASDAQ Milestones

November 25th, 2013 § 0 comments § permalink


The Nasdaq Composite Index broke the 4,000 mark for the first time since September 2000 on November 25, 2013.

Here’s a timeline of every time the Nasdaq Composite Index doubled in value since its inception in 1971, and from its low after the dot-com bubble crashed.

Chart: Android vs. iOS

November 11th, 2013 § 0 comments § permalink


Just a little more than a year ago, in May 2012, Android’s market share surpassed that of Apple iOs for the first time. Back then, Apple’s share of the world market was 22.95 percent, and Android’s 23.81 percent — a difference of less than 1 percent, according to data tracked by StatCounter. Today, Android runs on 43 percent of all the world’s smartphones while Apple iOS still runs on one in five smartphones.

android iOS map

Click here for an interactive map of 227 countries color-coded by the dominant mobile OS in the region.

Charts: Who’s Watching That?

November 1st, 2013 § 0 comments § permalink


What sort of an audience do America’s most prominent news channels, news publications and TV shows enjoy? Here’s a breakdown of news audiences by demographic, gender, political leaning and income, based on Pew Research Center data.

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