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Majority of YouTube views aren’t from native English speakers

11/04/2011, If you thought that the majority of YouTube users spoke English as a main language, think again. According to a recent report by the folks at GigaOm, who spoke to a Google spokesperson, 60% of all video views on YouTube come from users who select a...

Facebook continues world domination

06/13/2011, You may know that Facebook is the world’s most popular social network – but how popular is it exactly? 500 million active users and Facebook the service translated into over 70 different languages sure sounds like a big deal, but how does it look...

Facebook reaching 700 million users

06/01/2011, Need any more proof about Facebook’s popularity? Well, according to the latest stats by Socialbakers, a Facebook stat tracker, Facebook is hitting the 700 million mark pretty soon. Since its launch in 2004, the service has drawn in an astonishing...

Free WiFi hotspots outnumber paid WiFi hotspots in the US

03/09/2011, For the first time ever, the amount of free WiFi hotspots in the US outnumber the amount of paid WiFi locations. According to some statistics released by JiWire, an advertising company that specializes in marketing through WiFi networks, the growth of...

Windows Phone 7 not boosting Microsoft’s mobile market share?

03/07/2011, Some disconcerting news has been reported recently. According to some statistics from ComScore, it looks like Windows Phone 7 isn’t helping Microsoft at all in the smartphone war. Microsoft has managed to somehow lose 1.7% of their smartphone shares...

BlackBerry PlayBook battery life leaked?

03/02/2011, RIM has been pretty quiet about how long their upcoming tablet’s battery life is, but according to some screenshots of the tablet’s “Battery Assistant” app, the cat might have been let out of the bag. And if these pictures turn out...

GreenGoose turns your life into an RPG for good health

02/28/2011, If you’ve ever wished that your life was a role playing game, you’re going to love this. GreenGoose, a startup from San Francisco recently raised enough money to build its lifestyle tracking platform. Users who make use of this lifestyle...

27% of Americans use Facebook in the bathroom

01/20/2011, According to a study done by an Atlanta-based media firm – 27% of Americans use Facebook in the bathroom. Shocking? No, not really. Ever since we’ve had cellphones and things to do on them, people have been finding other things to look at besides...

Apple Surpasses RIM To Become Second Largest Mobile Device Maker

10/22/2010, As you undoubtedly already know, Apple’s iPhone has been an incredibly popular device since it was first introduced and now Strategy Analytics has come up with its latest report, listing Apple as the second largest smartphone company in the word,...

Stats: iPhone 4 Glass Case Accidents Almost Double Of The 3GS

10/13/2010, Statistics may not always paint a pretty picture, and it may not surprise many folks to hear that stats have been released indicating that the the iPhone 4 is more prone to cracks than its predecessor, the iPhone 3GS. Of course, we have to keep in mind...

Facebook Beats Google For The First Time

03/17/2010, Beating Google at anything is good news for any company, but dethroning Google as the most visited site in the US is certainly a feat that any company would trumpet. Who was the culprit? Well, it should be no surprise to anyone to hear that it’s...