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list of U.S. on-demand mobile services by industry

Sunday, April 6, 2014


possible paths of development for Internet of Things technology

Thursday, April 3, 2014


largest U.S. employment by occupation (May 2013)

Wednesday, April 2, 2014


Obamacare 2013-2014 sign-ups by month (projected vs. actual enrollment)


time spent on Apple iOS and Google Android devices


technologies most difficult to give up








U.S. existing home sales (March 2012 - February 2014)

Monday, March 24, 2014


recovery length of U.S. economic recoveries in months (1879 - 2009)

Wednesday, March 19, 2014


jobs most likely to be replaced by robots

Tuesday, March 18, 2014


annual U.S. coffee consumption in gallons (1910 - 2011)


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potential annual net savings with Bitcoin


% likelihood of retweets by tweet characteristics


coffee chain companies by location




U.S. newspaper print advertising and CDs shipments (1980 - 2014)


technology adoption by product (1870 - 2014)

Wednesday, March 12, 2014


U.S. home buyers by generation

Tuesday, March 11, 2014


chart: tryin' to catch me ridin' dirty

Monday, March 10, 2014


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rental apartments as a share of total U.S. housing (1974 - 2013)


growth in U.S. health expenditures (1961 - 2013)


2013 average SAT scores by family income


U.S. poverty rate (1967 - 2012)


U.S. health care industry employment (2000 - 2014)


U.S. average monthly digital music listening hours and % change (2009 - 2016)

Friday, February 21, 2014


revenue from BitTorrent / file-sharing sites by size & segment (2013)

Thursday, February 20, 2014


U.S. newspaper industry employment (1947 - 2013)

Wednesday, February 19, 2014



average TV viewing hours per day by country (2011)


real GDP per working age population by country (2007-2013)


unemployed U.S. workers per job opening by month (2000 - 2013)

Wednesday, February 12, 2014


google expansion in square feet by year (2010 - 2013)


change consumer credit by loan type (2008- 2013)






average smartphone price by operating system (2010 - 2013)


growth in tablet units shipped by quarter (2011 - 2013)


average price of a gallon of gasoline in the U.S. (2009 - 2014)

Monday, February 10, 2014


accidental drug overdose deaths in the U.S. (1970 - 2007)

Monday, February 3, 2014


worldwide mobile phone shipments and market share by vendor (2012 vs. 2013)

Tuesday, January 28, 2014


U.S. farm bill: $950 billion over 10 years (2014 - 2023)


median home sale price in San Francisco by month (December 2012 - December 2013)

Monday, January 27, 2014


percentage of San Francisco businesses open on Sundays by neighborhood

Thursday, January 23, 2014


survey: writers income by author type (aspiring, self-published only, traditionally-published only, hybrid)

Tuesday, January 21, 2014


top 20 U.S. metropolitan areas (1790 - 2010)

Monday, January 20, 2014

history of popular music (1950 - 2013)

Thursday, January 16, 2014


percentage of jobs created by industry (2013)


u.s. music marketshare by major labels and independents (2013)


destination of global venture capital funding by location (2009 vs. 2013)

Wednesday, January 15, 2014


Wall Street Journal vs. New York Times - daily average circulation (2011 - 2013)


average time from intial data breach to detection


coffee consumption (cups per day) per capita by country


Twitter users per capita by country

Monday, January 13, 2014


core CPI inflation (target & actual) by OECD countries


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percentage of fibre connections in total broadband subscriptions by country (June 0213)

Thursday, January 9, 2014