Shows you the technological progress we’ve made in 15 years too. Just look at the way the computing power has increased & at the same time reduced in cost.
Most stats show the difference between 1996 & 2011. It could’ve done with an intermediate period circa 2002-03 when Win XP was at its peak, especially for browser share (IE had ~90% of the market).
13 interesting points of which this one sounds ominous:
“11. Historically, a story about people inside impressive buildings ignoring or even taunting people standing outside shouting at them turns out to be a story with an unhappy ending.”
A radical development that allows you to focus photos after they are taken. Would require a proprietary format I suppose, but it does take you closer to the way we actually see the world. The image quality didn’t look that good in the gallery, but that’s beside the point for a first gen device.
Many ways of looking at these charts:- Proof that the world is becoming flatter- The wealth for entry level employment is being transferred from US to developing economies- Outsourcing works
On a side note, even Hollywood acknowledged that the entry level wealth is moving east in the Karate Kid remake…