The Internet’s veins

 

 

The Internet today is only made possible by tens of thousands of kilometres of cabling at the bottom of the sea and buried underground. The above GIF from Vice’s Motherboard site shows the development of the submarine backbone from 1989 to 2017.

Credits: Builtvisible and TeleGeography via Meghan Neal and Vice Motherboard

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This is a dark pattern

 

Naughty Google. Offering you all that good stuff, but then you have to pay for it with a bit of your privacy.

Credits: Google and AngelList via Outlook

Click Start

 

 

Your Windows ’95 disk will soon be loading.

Credits: VINTAGE69 and Blogger via ✿𝕚𝕔𝕖 𝕔𝕣𝕖𝕒𝕞 𝕜𝕚𝕟𝕫✿, W̸E̸B̸ P̸U̸N̸K̸  and Pinterest

Damaged in transit

 

Couriers – please stop chucking my parcels around in your van or warehouse. Thank you 🙂

Credits: Toxic Nerd Noir, samhumphries, Tomorrow is Today and Tumblr via James N, Folic and Pinterest

Sea surface height

 

Changes in sea level height from 1993 to 2017 compared with a long-term mean of the data. Blue and purple are lower than the mean; red, yellow and white are higher. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Credit: NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory California Institute of Technology

Discover more Music you’ll love

 

BBC, the UK public service broadcaster offers listeners of its radio stations to personalise their music choice, right down to their preferred artists and set up playlists as well.

Credits: BBC via Outlook