What Happens on the Internet every 24 Hours [Infographic]

Discussion in 'other software & services' started by ronjor, Mar 21, 2012.

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  1. ronjor

    ronjor Global Moderator

  2. Dermot7

    Dermot7 Registered Member

    Truly amazing...the Facebook figures are staggering!!
    Thanks for finding/posting ronjor.
  3. dw426

    dw426 Registered Member

    The figures for Facebook actually should make us rather sad. Imho, it clearly shows a problem, rather than just being an interesting figure. A psychiatrist would sit on their own couch after looking at those stats.
  4. Mrkvonic

    Mrkvonic Linux Systems Expert

    Time to nuke the planet.
  5. funkydude

    funkydude Registered Member

    98 years of non-stop cat videos, sounds good!

    No more porn for you.
  6. Judge Dee

    Judge Dee Guest

    Most of the children I ask really believe their Facebook "friends" are truly friends. I'm afraid to ask adults, so I don't.
    I agree this is sad. What a statistic.
  7. prius04

    prius04 Registered Member

    Did I do the math wrong? Doesn't that work out to ~8,900 YEARS? :eek:
  8. Hungry Man

    Hungry Man Registered Member

    Doesn't seem that bad. Aren't like... 250million people on facebook? People use Facebook as an instant messenger, they log on and leave it open in case a friend IMs them. They could easily spend a few passive hours with it in the background or talking to people as they would with pidgin or some other program.

    If each person spent 1 hour on facebook that would be over 15 billion hours, right?

    532 million status updates? Is that all? That's a mere 2 updates per person. Considering you've got those people/ businesses who post updates multiple times throughout the day this seems accurate.

    Doesn't seem that bad to me.
  9. prius04

    prius04 Registered Member

    Well, your post piqued my interest. So, now I have to agree as there are, purportedly, well over 800 million facebook users.
  10. Dark Shadow

    Dark Shadow Registered Member

    No not yet please,I like to see my kids make it past age 13,but if they spend a billion hours on facebook,I will nukem them my self.o_O

    Wow I couldn't even imagine that much ~ Snipped as per TOS ~ on the net.
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  11. Hungry Man

    Hungry Man Registered Member

    Wow, 800 million? So... yea... this is even less surprising. This means that instead of 2 facebook statuses on average you have less than 1.
  12. prius04

    prius04 Registered Member

    Yep! The number I got was 845 million monthly active facebook users as of December 31, 2011. Further, that number is expected to exceed 1 billion sometime around August of this year.
  13. m00nbl00d

    m00nbl00d Registered Member

    Yes, he or she would... while facebooking and/or tweeting to all of his/her friends about it. :D
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