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Memorial Day: Remembering The Fallen

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Whatever you do this holiday weekend, take a moment to appreciate what it really all means. Ultimatecoupons wanted to pay homage to the heroes that fight for our country.  The infographic below has several interesting facts about the inception of Memorial Day and common practices to honor our servicemen.  They also included information about one of America’s favorite pastimes, the Memorial ... Read More »

Easter by the Numbers

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The people of Degreesearch.org made a fun Easter Infographic with some shocking chocolate facts. Designed a year ago yet still the best Easter infographic made so far. Read More »

UK Burglary Statistics

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Did you know the most likely break-in and burglary victims are single-parent families in urban UK areas? The UK Burglary Statistics infographic was created to inform people about the rate of burglaries in different UK areas, and the strategies used by housebreakers. Brought to you by tescocompare.com. Brought to you by tescocompare.com Read More »

The Ultimate Guide to Halloween Statistics

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How much candy do people eat on Halloween? How many kids go trick-or-treating? What should be on your playlist for your Halloween party? We put together The Ultimate Guide to Halloween Statistics Infographic to answer all these questions and more, including the best scary movies to watch, the history of trick-or-treating, and just what costume to pick for 2011. Read ... Read More »

Social Media World in Statistics

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Using our Engagement Analytics, we have put together our products’ expertise, knowledge and our real passion for the analytics. This results in the most important overview of social networks that we measure. Brought to you by socialbakers.com. Brought to you by socialbakers.com Read More »

Horn of Africa Sees Worst Drought in 60 Years

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A famine is occurring in several regions in the Horn of Africa as a result of a severe drought that is affecting the entire Eastern Africa region. The drought, said to be “the worst in 60 years”,has caused a severe food crisis across Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya that threatens the livelihood of more than 12 million people. This infographic provides ... Read More »

The 50 Richest People on Earth

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Who are the richest people on the planet, how much are they worth, where they are now, and what got them so filthy rich! Brought to you by Creditloan.com. Brought to you by Creditloan.com Read More »

How To Get A Job In Tech

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With the country still deep in recession, the jobs situation seems to be worsening with each passing day. Americans are seriously hurting, and with through-the-roof unemployment combined with stagnant wages, large-scale economic recovery seems a long ways off. A few industries, however, seem impervious to decline, and tech is one of those industries. Indeed, with Android and iPhone sales raging ... Read More »

The Rise and Fall of Advertising Media

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Of all the venues marketers are using to get their message across, mobile marketing is the area that is experiencing an overwhelming increase. The infographic below tells the complete story of the importance of mobile. Don’t believe it. Chew on this: users are spending about a minute on their average Internet session, but more than half that time on mobile ... Read More »

The Elderly Population is Exploding, Yet Nursing Homes are Closing

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A visually compelling graphic that covers the rash of nursing home closures that have been occurring since 2008 across the United States. Even in the face of a ballooning Boomer and elderly population, nursing homes are closing, and minority areas are feeling the brunt of it. Brought to you by assistedlivingtoday.com.   Brought to you by assistedlivingtoday.com Read More »

Allergens in your home that you didn’t know about

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With the fall season already in full swing and winter only a few weeks away, many allergy sufferers are ready to put away the medication and begin to breath freely again. While these Americans may be looking forward to a nice respite after one of the longest allergy seasons on record, the winter weather can be just as bad for ... Read More »

Twacked: When Twitter Accounts Go Bad

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Twitter‘s biggest users are no strangers to hackers. Whether due to malicious email attachments or weak passwords, everyone from Lady Gaga to Barack Obama to Ellen DeGeneres has been a target. Having your account hacked is invariably embarrassing, but the stakes are far higher when malicious messages are sent from a high-profile user like Justin Bieber, who has some 12+ ... Read More »

Where Tech is Born

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Sometimes, new discoveries come at the most unexpected times in the most unexpected settings. So how do you create such an environment catering to both? This infographic shows just how tech is born, highlighting MIT Media Labs, the leader in such the field. Brought to you by onlinephd.org. Brought to you by onlinephd.org Read More »

The hidden cost of household gadgets

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Electricity consumption is already higher than ever, and experts say it will only continue to rise. What are the long-term implications for your wallet? Brought to you by mnn.com courtesy of our friends at 1BOG.org. Brought to you by mnn.com Read More »

9.5 Million Students Without Digital Acces at Home

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Microsoft launched a three-year program to ensure that 1 million students from low-income families in the United States receive the benefits of software, hardware and broadband Internet service. Brought to you by Microsoft. Brought to you by Microsoft Read More »

Never Leave Home Again

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Here’s a thought experiment for you: Imagine that one day, for whatever reason, you decided you never wanted to leave the house again. Maybe you’ve pondered this idea after a long day in front of the computer, in your underwear. We sometimes find that we can go whole days without leaving the house, but what about forever? Is staying home ... Read More »

What’s Driving Gas Prices Today

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Pump pains: What’s Driving Gas Prices Today? Every day a number of factors affect the fluctuating price of retail gas. We explore what those factors are and why they change. Brought to you by 1bog.org   Brought to you by 1bog.org Read More »

What It Costs to Hire and Train New Employees

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Sometimes you have to reduce expenses by laying-off workers. Replacing them later, though, can be costly for your HR department or small business. Whether it’s recruiting, onboarding, extra salary, or something else, hiring new staff isn’t cheap. Make sure you understand the entire financial picture before you move forward with staffing changes. Brought to you by tribehr.com. Brought to you by tribehr.com Read More »

Burglary by The Numbers

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Statistics can be boring. That is why we created a nifty new graphic illustrating some interesting burglary statistics in the United States. Brought to you by authoritysafes.com. Brought to you by authoritysafes.com Read More »

Media Consumption Habits – A Generational Breakdown

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Regardless of our age or social background, we are continuously exposed to media outlets that we use to fulfill our own purposes. However, depending on our age and our varying ability to access these media channels, we have been using them in different ways at different times of the the day. Brought to you by mbaonline.com via economywatch.com. Read More »