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
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
Your Windows ’95 disk will soon be loading.
Credits: VINTAGE69 and Blogger via ✿𝕚𝕔𝕖 𝕔𝕣𝕖𝕒𝕞 𝕜𝕚𝕟𝕫✿, W̸E̸B̸ P̸U̸N̸K̸ and Pinterest
Scrolling for your next meal.
Credits: Uber Eats and Uber UK via Outlook
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
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
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