The History of Linux

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A look at the origins of Linux, from its early beginnings in the early 1970's with Richard Stallman in its earliest form and prior to it actually being named 'Linux' this would come later in 1991 when Linus Torvalds wanted to create his own operating system.

This infographic was published on MakeUseOf.com

The History Of Linux

Google under Hood

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If you are using Google you may have wondered exactly what is happening behind the simplistic white design or how many other people are making searches with the engine right now. Some of the numbers and stats in the design below may surprise you!

This design was published on Search Engine Journal and used to promote Blog Search Engine.

Google – Under the Hood

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What is LPO?

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A visual explanation of what exactly landing page optimisation is and how it can be optimised via A/B, multivariate testing and group targeting.

Landing Page Optimisation

This infographic was created for and published on DLPO

Social Media for Good

An in depth look at how the majority of charities now use social media to raise funds and promote their causes.

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Evernote

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Evernote is an app that allows you to easily share all your data, pics, files and quickly take down ideas and notes and then sync seamlessly between all your devices whether that be your desktop computer at home to your smartphone in your pocket or your tablet computer in your bag.

For many people it truly is an essential tool.

Evernote is growing at a break neck pace with now almost 14 million registered users. IOIX, one of the leading marketing firms in Japan have created and shared with us a stunning infographic looking at the success of Evernote over the last few years.

Check out the Japanese version here as the part of their Japanese infographic service portfolio.

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Social Networks

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A visual look at how social networks are now taking up the majority of our time spent online.

Social Networks: Dominating Our Time Online

This infographic was published on The Blogherald

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Online Data Backup

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Backing up your data onto external hard drives has been common for many years now and these storage units have been getting cheaper as the years have progressed. However, an external hard drive or USB thumb drive can always be lost or damaged so you will never have full peace of mind that your data is really safe. This is where online data backup services come in. Even in the event of a major disaster, if your data is stored online or 'in the cloud' then it is safe. There is also the added advantage of being able to send large files and folders to be people via this method.

If online data storage is new to you then check out our infographic below for a visual 'ABC' guide.

The ABCs Of Online Data Backup

This infographic was published on Biziki

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Rise of Instagram

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Instagram, pays homage to both the retro Kodak Instamatic and Polaroid cameras, reformats photos into a square shape and gives them an aged look for those wanting a nostalgic style for their snaps. The app has been hugely successful since it was launched. Here is a visualisation of its rise and stats.

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History of Phones

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The telephone is one of the most important inventions in the history of the world, the cell (or mobile) phone has followed and in less than 2 decades is now considered not a luxury but an essential communication device.

The below infographic is a visualisation of the telephone's humble beginnings to the staggering stats of today's mobile phone ownership and usage around the globe.

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Evolution of Man

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Today, 40+ is considered to be middle aged for men. Going over this age means you are old. Men experience health problems when they start aging. Why? Because results of their non-diet, bad habits and non-exercise starts showing up. Below is a timeline infographic of how a man's health deteriorates throughout his life.

This infographic was published on o5.com

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Online Photo Sharing

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Online Photo Sharing

The traditional way of taking your holiday snaps on a roll of film or memory card to the supermarket to have them developed and printed has been a thing of the past for quite some time now as more people turn to the ease and safety of storing and sharing their pictures online with sites such as Flickr or Photobucket.

Below is an infographic comparing the main services.

This infographic was created for IOIX and published at SEO Japan.

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Android vs iPhone

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A head to head comparison between the two biggest rivals in the smartphone market at the moment, we visualised in this infographic the pros and cons of each smartphone along with the market success of each.

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iPhone 5 Speculation

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Some time this autumn, probably round about September, the new, keenly anticipated iPhone5 is expected to be released. What it will look like, and what kind of new technology will be included, has been the topic of discussions for months.

There are many ideas as to what this new model could turn out to be, and some of them have been put together in an attempt to predict the future of the iPhone5 in a style that Leonardo da Vinci himself might have dreamt up.

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Best Recipe Sites

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Recipe portals and search engines are amongst the hottest of trends on the web today where the old world meets the new. Sites such as Epicurious, Chow and AllRecipes are just a few examples of where you can surf to to get recipes, cooking tips and menu advice. But which of the major recipe sites offer the most for the end user? In this infographic, we visually analyze which elements are covered by ten of the more well know recipe portals and search engines, rating them accordingly.

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Earthquake Tips

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After the recent devastating earthquakes in the ring of fire, many people have been wondering what they should do should they ever be caught in an earthquake. There are two main theories, the "triangle of life" advised by Doug Copp an experienced survival expert and the "drop and cover" method that is officially recognised and advised by the Red Cross and FEMA. There has been a great deal of debate regarding which is the better survival method, we take a close look at each in the infographic below.

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Summer Outlook

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Even though the cost of an air ticket and price of gas has risen sharply recently and the general state of the economy is poor, many people are still planning on taking a vacation this summer. A recent survey conducted by HomeAway reveals some of the the public's vacation plans for the summer.

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Realtor Success Steps

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Thinking of becoming a realtor? With the current state of the housing markets many are not but for those that are it is vital to follow 9 important rules to become a successful realtor, the following infographic analyses these along with the major duties of a realtor.

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Online Advertising

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Ever wondered how all those ads you see populating the websites and blogs that you frequent get there? Exactly how is the data gathered for all those targeted Google, Yahoo and AOL ads? Below is an infographic of the path of how online ads are generated from the initial data to the target audience.

This infographic was published on The Blog Herald

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