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The best Royal Pingdom posts of 2011

Now that 2011 is coming to an end and the new year is looming, we thought it would be a good time for a quick recap of some of the most interesting posts we’ve put out this year. You may very well have missed some of them, especially if you’re not a regular reader.

Here’s our selection in chronological order. We hope you enjoy reading these as much as we enjoyed writing them!

  • The Web is the biggest open source success of all
  • 15 open source projects your should know about as a web developer
  • Awesome tech company office designs
  • The world’s billionaires, a statistical overview (charts)
  • The 10 most Mac-friendly countries on the planet
  • The rather petite Internet of 1995
  • How big is Google, really?
  • Facebook’s ginormous size put into context (chart)
  • What Google autocomplete has to say about the Internet
  • USA vs. China on the Internet
  • The iPad already used more than Linux computers
  • Apple now worth 5x more than in 2006, and nearly 2x as much as Google
  • The top 20 strongholds for desktop Linux
  • Apple staff raking in the cash: $419,528 profit per head
  • Internet users per time zone (chart)
  • Why email is crucial to Google, Microsoft and Yahoo
  • Is the online tech crowd really THAT dominated by men?
  • Facebook now as big as the entire Internet was in 2004
  • Social network popularity around the world in 2011
  • How amazingly fast our tech habits change
  • Apple’s iPad owns 88% of global tablet web traffic
  • Web pages are getting more bloated, and here’s why
  • The mobile web in numbers

Thanks for reading, and we hope you’ll have a great 2012. Happy New Year!



1 comments
Siem
Siem

I've read them all already during the year, hehe :) You guys really have many genuinely interesting posts!