Infographic: Who’s Tracking You Online, and How to Fight it

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Concerned about online privacy? We all know we're being tracked online by everyone from tech companies to national governments to rogue police organizations, but sometimes it's easy to forget just how pervasive that tracking really is. The following infographic looks into who tracks browsing habits, as well as the steps you can take to limit such activity in ...

Amazon Celebrates Tenth Anniversary of Amazon Prime With Numbers, But Leaves Out the Most important One

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In recognition of the 10th anniversary of its customer loyalty program, Amazon released an infographic today which shares a few details on Amazon Prime. Tell me if you see what is missing: Amazon continues to be vague on the point of the actual membership count, saying only that there are "tens of millions of members". The closest we've ...

Infographic: Reading Can be Good for Your Health

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Reading might be typically associated with a sedentary lifestyle, but it's not all bad. Canada’s National Reading Campaign released an infographic last week which details how reading can lower your stress level and help you become a better person. It can't do much for one's weight or cholesterol, but for that I would recommend an audiobook and a good ...

The Summharry: All of Harry Potter, in a Single Comic

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Looking for a reason to read through all 7 massive Harry Potter novels again? Then you might be interested in the following comic slash infographic. Artist Lucy Knisley has distilled the entire Harry Potter epic,from staircase to that final scene on the train platform, into a single illustration. Be prepared to lose at least a few minutes this morning ...

Scribd Celebrates the 11 Month Anniversary of its eBook Subscription Service with an Infographic

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The first of October will mark  one year since the launch of Scribd's ebook subscription service, but rather than celebrate its first  anniversary (which coincidentally comes a few weeks after that of the launch of the competing service Oyster) Scribd has chosen to celebrate the 11 month anniversary. Today Scribd has released an infographic detailing what they've seen over the ...

Infographic: The Dutch eBook Market, by the Numbers

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I recently reported that ebooks made up an estimated 6% of the Dutch book market, but what does that really mean? A new infographic from CB Logistics (formerly Centraal Boekhuis) tells us that Dutch-language ebook sales continue to rise, and have just hit 5 million copies sold (cumulatively since 2010).  CB Logistics is the main distributor for Dutch-language books in ...