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While Wi-Fi slowly creeps towards the 1Gbps mark, researchers at standards body IEEE are planning to boost wired connections to 1000 times the speed of their wireless counterparts. According to its research, core networking usage is doubling every 18 months on average, and so IEEE expects the amount of bandwidth required to raise 100-fold every 10 years.
Wired connections to step up!
Revealing stat of the day: 22 percent of web pages contain Facebook URLs. At this point, in other words, more than a fifth of all web pages in the world — 242 million of 1.3 billion — reference the Mark Zuckerberg Production.
This is per an analysis conducted by the researcher Matthew Berk, who used data for the project gathered by Common Crawl, a Google-type web-crawling tool. The data accounted for the nearly 1.3 billion URLs the tool has crawled so far in 2012.
» via The Atlantic
What Happens in an Internet Minute
In just one minute, more than 204 million emails are sent. Amazon rings up about $83,000 in sales. Around 20 million photos are viewed and 3,000 uploaded on Flickr. At least 6 million Facebook pages are viewed around the world. And more than 61,000 hours of music are played on Pandora while more than 1.3 million video clips are watched on YouTube.
All in all, that’s 625 terabytes of information sloshing about the tubes each minute.
Whoa. That is all. Whoa. -Savy