Anyone who watched the Ravens-Browns game last night could recognize the stark difference between the NFL refs and replacement refs. The pro refs moved the game at a quicker pace, made accurate calls, and most importantly were in total control. A new appreciation of NFL refs has arisen out of this whole referee debacle. Sometimes … Read more
A record 5 million Apple iPhones 5′s were sold in the first weekend on their release. What happens to all of the left over 3′s, 4′s, and 4S’s that new 5 users throw away? Sure there are clean waste programs but how efficient is that process really? This infographic by Vouchercloud shows how just everyone smartphone, … Read more
Actually, you will be fatter, work insufficiently, and die earlier. Have you ever sat awake at 2 or 3 a.m. and the thought “meh, it’s just sleep” has run through your head? This infographic clearly shows that it’s not JUST sleep.
Recent research has began to suggest that a sedentary job sitting at your desk for eight hours each day can have a significantly negative impact on your health. During the 1960s, nearly half of all jobs required their employees to participate in physical activities but now 20% of workers are required to do so today. … Read more
Did you know that consumers are expected to spend $17 billion on Valentine’s Day gifts this year – a fifth of which will be purchased online. The National Retail Federation and eMarketer came up with this projection, illustrated by the inforgraphic below from Monetate. How much did you spend on your Valentine today?
“Prerecognition” systems are now being able to accurately predict crimes before they happen. Criminology.com asks in the inforgraphic, how far away are we from a world like Tom Cruise’s Minority Report?
Research Matters, a research team from Masters Degree Online, has created this great infographic on the ever growing world population that currently resides at seven billion people. Every second five people enter the world and only two leave. People are living long and being born more quickly and is assisting to an explosion in population growth. … Read more