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Math Anxiety Could Hurt Health Messaging, Shows Study

Math Anxiety Could Hurt Health Messaging, Shows Study

By Sean Patterson February 28, 2014

Though mathematics is one of the most important inventions in the history of humanity, many humans actually have an aversion to the subject. Researchers call this “math anxiety” and new research is showing that the condition can influence people in …

Poorest State in America Revealed Poorest State in America Revealed

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The U.S. Census Bureau recently released estimates from its 2011 American Community Survey showing that Mississippi is the poorest state in the U.S., with a median household income of only $36,919. Last month it was revealed by the U.S. Centers …

U.S. Census Bureau Releases First-Ever Public API U.S. Census Bureau Releases First-Ever Public API
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For the first time ever, the U.S. Census Bureau is making their giant database accessible to app developers with the release of a a public API. This will allow developers to work much of the government’s statistical and demographic information …

Grooveshark's Beluga Offers Up Listener Insights Grooveshark's Beluga Offers Up Listener Insights

The music you listen to says a lot about you. While not strictly relegating you to a restricted definition, there does tend to be a correlation between personality types, lifestyles, and types of preferred music. If you’ve ever wondered what …

Is Google+ a Ghost Town?  New Study Indicates it is Is Google+ a Ghost Town? New Study Indicates it is
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To hear Google tell it, Google+ is growing into a major social network that will soon rival Facebook. The company loves to point out that more brands are adopting the social network and that the site now has over 170 …

The Growth of the Film Industry: IMDB in Statistics The Growth of the Film Industry: IMDB in Statistics

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Here is an interesting infographic from the droids you’re looking for that provides statistics on film history. Since just about every notable film since the turn of the century (that’s last century) is listed on here, it gives us some …

AT&T Posts Super Bowl Stats Of Users At The Game AT&T Posts Super Bowl Stats Of Users At The Game

There’s been a lot of stats on the Super Bowl already in terms of social media use and other technologies. AT&T offers a different take on the big game. In a blog post, John Donovan, AT&T’s VP, laid out some …

Internet Usage Predictions For 2012 Internet Usage Predictions For 2012

Chances are, if you’re reading this article, you’re on the Internet. You’re probably going to spend a lot of time on the Internet in 2012. How much time? Let’s find out! An infographic coming to us from the Slots of …

Wolfram Alpha Hints ‘Biggest Change Ever’ Coming To Site Wolfram Alpha Hints ‘Biggest Change Ever’ Coming To Site
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If you’ve ever needing to do some quick math and didn’t have a calculator handy, Wolfram Alpha was there. If you ever need to know about Na22 isotope in a hurry, Wolfram Alpha was there. If your dire need to …

Kickstarter Celebrates Birthday, Releases Stats Kickstarter Celebrates Birthday, Releases Stats

Kickstarter defines themselves as “the largest funding platform for creative projects in the world.”  Today, the site turns two and is releasing some stats on their success. The rules for Kickstarter are simple.  Projects are be submitted through the service …

Google Introduces Internet Stats (Again)

In September Google introduced a new site where users can find Internet statistics from various sources. It’s called Google Internet Stats. It appears that either Google forgot or is pretending it didn’t happen, because today they have a new post up introducing it again.

Google Collects Industry Research on New Site
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Google recently launched a new Internet statistics site, called simply "Google Internet Stats." The site provides industry data from third-party sources for use in research.

Writing For Conversions – Testing New Content
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Our exploration of utilizing content to increase conversion rates began with analyzing statistics to uncover opportunities for improvement, followed by how to create and implement good content to compel visitors to take action. The natural next step is testing.

Internet Demographics

People interested in social media marketing often ask me how age impacts Internet usage, and there’s clear drop off in usage as people age. Now, new data from Pew Internet & American Life Project and eMarketer shows this drop off clearly.

Statistics For Online Video Viewing

134 million people in the us went online to watch an astounding average of 81 videos for a total of 11 billion videos in April, the latest figures released by comScore.

AOL Experiences Interesting January Growth

Companies are always trying to pass off deceiving statements or misleading data, and we pride ourselves on being suspicious types.  January AOL numbers have been presented by Frank Gruber, however, and they look pretty good in terms of both believability and AOL’s performance.

Global Internet usage tops 1.3 billion

Once upon a time, few outside of the scientific community knew of the World Wide Web, not to mention email or newsgroups. Internet usage continues to rise dramatically since the advent of the Web.