Global Android activations mapped and animated

Posted to Maps  |  Tags: ,  |  Nathan Yau

iPhone gets all the glory, but there are plenty of Android phones activated every day, worldwide. This quick visualization (below), from the Android Developers themselves, shows just how that growth has gone over the past few years. It starts with a worldwide view and then zooms in on countries for a closer look. Keep an eye on the top left corner for phone launches.

I’ve got a Droid X myself. No complaints.

[Video link | Thanks, Ivo]

9 Comments

Favorites

How We Spend Our Money, a Breakdown

We know spending changes when you have more money. Here’s by how much.

Who is Older and Younger than You

Here’s a chart to show you how long you have until you start to feel your age.

Pizza Place Geography

Most of the major pizza chains are within a 5-mile radius of where I live, so I have my pick, …

Graphical perception – learn the fundamentals first

Before you dive into the advanced stuff – like just about everything in your life – you have to learn the fundamentals before you know when you can break the rules.