Tech

The World’s Most Popular Web Sites By Country [MAP]

A map developed by two Oxford Internet Institute researchers uses Internet traffic data from Alexa to determine each country’s most-visited website, Drew DeSilver of Pew Research reports. The countries look funny because each one is scaled to number of Internet users it has. The results are fascinating: Google dominates most […]
The World’s Most Popular Web Sites By Country [MAP]
Lifestyle

The 25 Biggest Landowners In America

[credit provider=”vimeo.com and AP” url=”http://vimeo.com/1820578″] Good old fashioned land has become one of the hottest investments in the world, as stocks disappoint, currencies go to war, and food prices soar.Luckily, America has a lot of land.
The 25 Biggest Landowners In America
Markets

How The Recession Spread Across America And Continues To Haunt Us Today

[credit provider=”Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia” url=”http://www.philadelphiafed.org/research-and-data/regional-economy/indexes/coincident/2012/CoincidentIndexes0712.pdf”] The economic malaise logged in the second quarter GDP report seems to have continued, new data out of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia shows.Although the U.S. index increased 0.2 per cent in July, more than a third of individual states logged declines, […]
How The Recession Spread Across America And Continues To Haunt Us Today
Markets

This Visual History Of The Recession Shows An Economy That’s Slowing Again

[credit provider=”Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia” url=”http://philadelphiafed.org/research-and-data/regional-economy/indexes/leading/charts/2012/LeadingIndexes0512.jpg”] After months of strong economic activity around the country, the most recent release of state coincident indexes from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York indicates that economic activity may be slowing once more across the country.The coincident indexes take into account unemployment, employment, manufacturing […]
This Visual History Of The Recession Shows An Economy That’s Slowing Again
Markets

The Complete Story Of How The US Economy Grew, Then Tanked, And Then Recovered Again

[credit provider=”Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia” url=”http://www.philadelphiafed.org/research-and-data/regional-economy/indexes/coincident/maps/2012/2012-04.jpg”] What started with a whimper now seems to be a strong trend.According to the most recent release of state coincident indexes from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 48 out of 50 states saw increasing economic activity.
The Complete Story Of How The US Economy Grew, Then Tanked, And Then Recovered Again
Markets

The Ultimate Story Of How The US Spiraled Into A Recession And Finally Pulled Itself Out

[credit provider=”Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia” url=”http://www.philadelphiafed.org/research-and-data/regional-economy/indexes/coincident/maps/2012/2012-03.jpg”] The fragile economic recovery appears to be finally gaining steam.For the past two months, all 50 states had increasing activity, according to the Philly Fed’s coincident index of employment, unemployment, manufacturing hours and wages.
The Ultimate Story Of How The US Spiraled Into A Recession And Finally Pulled Itself Out