Daily Archives: May 9, 2012

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Kickstarter: The King of Crowdfunding – Infoghraphic

In this economy, a new business or project is lucky to score a dollar here, a nickel there. But Kickstarter is helping ideas reach and even exceed their funding goals by tapping you, the crowd.

By now, you may have heard of the record-smashing Pebble e-paper watch for iPhone and Android. The blockbuster project is the most-funded project in Kickstarter history, earning $9.8 million in pledges, an astounding figure when you learn its initial funding goal was only $100,000…More

Sources: Statista, Mashable.com

Thumbnail image courtesy of iStockphoto, lightkeeper,


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The Trouble for the Banks – Infographic

Are banks in trouble? Here are a few highlights about the troubles the banking industry is facing. Many of them are home made.

Source: Daily Infographic

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How The New York Times Paywall is Paying Off – Infographic

This chart shows the year-over-year growth of circulation revenue of the New York Times Media Group. It shows that circulation revenue has steadily increased since the introduction of the paywall a year ago.

Source: Statista

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The Post-PC Era Has Arrived – Infographic

This chart shows global tablet, smartphone and PC shipments from 2010 to 2016.

Source: Statista

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The Avengers Crush Harry Potter – Biggest Movie Openings in North America – Infographic

The Avengers crush Harry Potter. This chart shows the biggest movie openings of all time in North America.

Source: Statista