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transistors made per year vs. price per transitstor (1955 - 2014)

Wednesday, April 15, 2015


adoption of new technology in the U.S. (1900 - 2005)


number of U.S. breweries (1880 - 2015)


top 30 funded start-ups in the collaborative economy (April 2015)


Uber vs. taxi, limo and bus in North America (January 2014 - March 2015)


real minimum wage, real hourly wage of typical worker and productivity (1968 -- 2014)


percent change in jobs: routine vs. non-routine positions (2001 - 2014)

California water conservation results compared to 2013 (June 2014 - February 2015)

Tuesday, April 7, 2015


map of Western United States baseball team fan bases (2015)

Monday, April 6, 2015


periscope vs. meerkat: tweets with links to live streams per day (March 2015)


U.S. private sector employment (2008 - 2014)


how dance music travels worldwide (1800 - 2015)


Etsy's quarterly marketing expense are a % of revenue (Q1 2013 - Q4 2014)

Thursday, April 2, 2015


PE ratio of top 10 Nasdaq companies by market cap (2000 vs. 2015)

Wednesday, April 1, 2015


analytics & information management roles by level of influence (1995 - 2025)

Tuesday, March 31, 2015


MLB franchise cumulative value (1998 - 2015)

Monday, March 30, 2015


average time of MLB baseball games (1972 - 2014)


global smart home device shipments (2013 - 2018)


IDC: 19.6 million wearables units shipped in 2014 & 45.7 million in 2015, a 133% increase


regional pending home sales versus existing home sales (2010 - 2015)


global streaming music subscribers & paid streaming revenue (2014 - 2020)

Thursday, March 26, 2015


current monthly active users by mobile messaging app & messages sent per day (2001 - 2015)

Wednesday, March 25, 2015


Medicare Advantage enrollment & average payments as % of traditional Medicare (2009 - 2015)


number of newly created banks (1961 - 2011)


change in insured Americans by county (2013 - 2014)


U.S. unemployment rate before Fed funds rate hike following recessions (April 1955 - March 2015)

Tuesday, March 17, 2015


departure & arrival delays for 30 largest U.S. airports (2014)

Monday, March 16, 2015


2/3 of Latin American countries in the bottom 1/2 of corruption perceptions index (2014)


mountain snow pack for western U.S. as % of 1981-2010 median (March 2015)

Friday, March 13, 2015


Average money spent on music in the U.S. by format (1973 - 2009)

Thursday, March 12, 2015


highest and lowest well-being index by U.S. state (2014)

Wednesday, March 4, 2015



average salary for public relations pro by industry sector (2015)


Unemployed American men and those not looking for work, ages 25-34 (1948 - 2014)

Tuesday, March 3, 2015


change in average hourly wages by education (2007 - 2014)

Monday, March 2, 2015


misery index projections by country (2015)


change in direct-to-consumer sales (2007 - 2012)

Wednesday, February 11, 2015


U.S. employment-to-population ratio (1950 - 2015)

Monday, February 9, 2015


contributions by industry type to total factor productivity growth (1987 - 2011)


volume growth in total U.S. spirits, vodka and whiskey (2007 - 2013)

Wednesday, February 4, 2015


percentage of U.S. firms less than 1 year old (1979 - 2011)


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U.S. Machine to Machine (M2M) Health Connections (2014 - 2018)

Tuesday, February 3, 2015


U.S. home ownership rate (Q1 1980 - Q4 2013)

Thursday, January 29, 2015


Decemeber 2014 unemployment rate & max for 2007 recession by state

Tuesday, January 27, 2015


death rate of heart disease, cancer and stroke (1958 - 2010)

Monday, January 26, 2015


annual soda consumption by country versus GDP per capita


record sales: single vinyl 45 & LP/EP (1973 - 2014)


top 25 most commonly used words in press releases

Friday, January 23, 2015


political independents & religiously unaffiliated by generation (2007 - 2014)


San Francisco rainfall in January (2000 - 2015 estimated)


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