Media has never been more consolidated than it is today. In fact, just 6 media giants now control a staggering 90% of what we watch, read or listen to. In this infographic, learn who these companies are and discover just how much power they hold.
Well it finally happened, Game of Thrones fever has struck the RentShare team hard, and like any great plague it has killed a lot of time and damaged productivity. Some of us have even passed into more advanced stages of the illness, insisting on reading the books as well! Below is the tragic byproduct of our uncontrollable Game of Thrones procrastinations.
Viruses are inevitably small in nature, yet engineered to unleash intense and often terrifying devastation. They leave a costly aftermath whether it’s the irreparable loss of human life, or millions (sometimes billions) of dollars in lost revenue and property. Uniblue Systems has gone through history to find the worst viruses of them all.
It seems you can step out your front door without seeing the words “Keep Calm and Carry On” on a t-shirt, coffee mug or poster. Where did this comforting phrase come from and what launched it into the collective consciousness? Fibers.com created this infographic illustrating the rise of the Keep Calm and Carry.
You have probably heard the stories about sharks attacking humans. You may have even watched one of the popular movies about shark attacks. If you go swimming in the ocean what are the odds that a shark will actually attack you? Should you be afraid to go swimming in the ocean? The real facts about shark attacks just might surprise you. Check out the infographic from BuellWetsuits.com below to learn more about shark attacks.
Spawned from the union of yesterday’s memes and obsessive technophiles, the mythical empire of geekdom has been steadily expanding for decades, evolving and diversifying at each turn. Though hailing from different territories of geek, each new variety marches under the same banner.
How safe is your neighborhood? Do you know? A new infographic has detailed the burglary hotspots across the UK, which seem to mainly be in London and Yorkshire! The infographic also looks at the behavior of criminals in the UK. For example, did you know that 44% of burglaries happen during the day?
What would it be like to live in a world without laws? Pretty chaotic huh? So we need laws but some law are just ridiculous. This infographic, published by Prism Casino, brings you confirmed, real laws from around the world that are so silly you’ve probably never thought possible.
Winning the biggest, juiciest bingo jackpot is every player’s dream. The same applies with Lotto. Whenever you buy a lotto ticket or a bingo card, all your hopes are placed in just one thought: hitting the big prize. However, the ugly truth is that both winners and losers are almost entirely determined by Lady Luck, no matter the strategy of your choice. This infographic looks at the top 10 lotto and bingo winners of all time.
The actual “wrapper” of a cigar is the outermost portion of the cigar and is typically made from the larger, lower leaves of the tobacco plant. Wrapping around the cigar filler, the wrapper is what actually binds the cigar together and helps to determine the overall flavor. This infographic identifies different types of cigar wrappers and how they affect the cigar smoking experience.