Aug 14, 2013

Infographic: An Amazing Atlas of the World Wide Web
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Written by : Tom George| 0 | Fashion

A traditional atlas can tell you a lot about a place—its population, its religious affiliations, its geographical quirks—but it tends to ignore a major aspect of daily life in 2013: the internet. For the past 30 years, the our digital lives, or lack thereof, have increasingly become a defining factor in how countries are perceived. Accordingly, Israel-based designer Dafna Aizenberg felt that it was time for a 21st century update to classic atlas maps. “Recently I’ve found myself exploring the social implications of the internet on our lives,” she explains. “Both the positive and negative aspects that come with it.” Aizenberg created the Atlas of the World Wide Web , a 120-page visual guide to how the internet has blurred the traditional, physical borders around the world. The atlas’ six chapters, which span everything from IP addresses to internet infrastructure to e-commerce, feature striking visualizations that highlight often unnoticed trends brought […]

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