Country comparisons of COVID-19

Trends in the Living Networks

While there are plenty of excellent data sources and visualizations of the state of the COVID-19 pandemic globally, I haven’t seen ones that provide the comparisons that I’m looking for, so I created this chart: It is important to note is that data on the number of tests taken is not always up to date and is not consistently reported, but other than for China and Iran is likely to be reasonably accurate.

Google trialling app comparison feature in Play Store


As spotted by Android Police, those who have access to the feature will see a comparison table below the comments on an app’s listing. It's limited to a few media players at the moment, showing elements such as offline play support, streaming/casting abilities, and visual quality

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Xbox Series S vs Series X spec-by-spec comparison


The wait is finally over. Microsoft has fully unveiled the pricing, specs, and release dates for the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S. Both consoles are looking to be attractive offers for different audiences, but it might not be obvious which one is best for your needs. Let's make

Wholesale Mortgage Rates Comparison


The post Wholesale Mortgage Rates Comparison appeared first on Information Technology Blog. In the market to buy a home? Here are some good tools to help you find loans and calculate your mortgage payment. Mortgage News Daily. Mortgage News Daily has a nice easy interface that allows you to easily select your state and provides an output of various lenders and rates. Advertised rates are submitted by each individual lender/broker on the date indicated.

Cryptocurrency in Comparison with Other Monetary Alternatives


Information Technology Blog - - Cryptocurrency in Comparison with Other Monetary Alternatives - Information Technology Blog. Cryptocurrency in comparison with… There are three main comparisons that we will take a look at. The post Cryptocurrency in Comparison with Other Monetary Alternatives appeared first on Information Technology Blog.

A Comparison: Low-voltage and Overlay Lighting Control Systems

Data Center Knowledge

Here''s a comparison: low-voltage and overlay lighting control systems. How efficiently are you deploying lighting in your environment? Read More. White Papers CommScope

Microsoft Edge now has price comparisons and a really useful screenshot tool

The Verge

Microsoft is adding a price comparison feature to its Edge browser just in time for the holidays, alongside a really useful screenshot tool that will let you easily capture an entire webpage. The new price comparison feature works across a variety of retailers while you’re shopping online inside Edge. Edge’s new price comparison feature. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge.

Ryzen 7 2700X vs. Ryzen 7 3700X: High Refresh Gaming Comparison


Following up to our recent CPU comparison in competitive titles using low quality settings, we're pitting the Ryzen 7 3700X and 10th-gen Core i5-10600K against the 2700X to see how the previous-gen Ryzen stacks up

Cedexis Updates Cloud Performance Comparison Tool

Data Center Knowledge

Cloud and mobile app performance benchmarking and optimization company Cedexis announced significant upgrades to its Radar service. Cloud Computing cedexis

GeForce Laptop Roundup: Comparison of Gaming Laptops' Graphics Performance


Today we return to the realm of laptop graphics hardware to talk about Nvidia's refreshed line of GeForce GPUs. We've already looked at two of the new GPUs: the RTX 2070 Super Max-Q and RTX 2080 Super Max-Q, but alongside these Nvidia has also updated the rest of the series

Study: Global comparisons of news consumption and shifting channels

Trends in the Living Networks

The post Study: Global comparisons of news consumption and shifting channels appeared first on Trends in the Living Networks. The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford has just published the very interesting 110 page Digital News Report 2013 , which draws on an extensive survey of news consumption across nine major countries.

SCCM IBCM Vs CMG Changes – Revolutions – Really?


In this post, I will try to give a quick SCCM IBCM Vs CMG comparison. SCCM Difference Between SCCM CMG and IBCM featured SCCM CMG Vs IBCM SCCM IBCM Vs CMG ComparisonSubscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. Isn’t a revolution (really?) happening with Digital Transformation? Let’s check the SCCM internet client management revolutions. What is SCCM Internet Client Management?

Liveblog: Deploying Containerized OpenStack: Challenges & Tools Comparison

Scott Lowe

This is a liveblog for an OpenStack Summit session on containerized OpenStack and a comparison of the tools used for containerized OpenStack. Following the comparison—which was useful—Kothari moves back into discussing how the use of containers will help (something that was discussed extensively earlier in the presentation). The speaker is Jaivish Kothari, from NEC Technologies.

The importance of entrepreneurial organizations: lessons from global comparisons of company age

Trends in the Living Networks

Last week I ran a workshop for the global leadership of the growth companies division of a major professional services firm. The Economist had just run a leader on Europe’s chronic failure to encourage ambitious entrepreneurs , including some interesting data comparing the age of leading European and American companies. I dug into the original data from think-tank Bruegel in their excellent report The Demographics of Global Corporate Champions to create the following chart.

The latest country comparisons in that key economic driver: broadband speed

Trends in the Living Networks

The most thoroughly researched source for broadband comparisons is the OECD, but unfortunately the latest data from them is a couple of years old now, during which there have been significant changes in the landscape. is my go-to resource for Internet speed testing, whether it's checking whether there are service problems, or making sure that event venues where we have video over IP links to speakers around the world have sufficient bandwidth.

SQL: Vive La Difference De Table

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Comparison with the Parisienne SQL

Apple subscriptions vs Google One Pass subscriptions – comparison and analysis for publishers

Trends in the Living Networks

Here is a quick comparison. The lovely pace of change in the media world isn’t slowing down any…. One day after Apple launched its long-expected subscription service, Google announced its One Pass content payment system. What they are. They are both payment and delivery platforms for content sales and subscriptions. Delivery platforms. Apple’s platform is for content delivered to apps that are sold in the Apple iTunes store, so only to iPad, iPhone and iTouch products.

The Mobile App Comparison Chart: Hybrid vs. Native vs. Mobile Web (2019 Update)

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To help clear up confusion, we’ve created a handy comparison chart to help you understand which mobile app approach is right for you. To help you understand all of the options, as well as the pros and cons of each, we’ve put together the comparison chart below. The post The Mobile App Comparison Chart: Hybrid vs. Native vs. Mobile Web (2019 Update) appeared first on mrc's Cup of Joe Blog.

SQL: Table Differences II -- Inserts, Updates or Deletes?

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Naturally there has to be a baseline query for comparisons

What’s The Difference Between Oracle ROWNUM vs Oracle ROW_NUMBER?

Database Star

oracle comparison function Oracle SQLHave you seen ROWNUM and ROW_NUMBER in Oracle and wondered what the difference is? Learn what they are and the differences between Oracle ROWNUM vs Oracle ROW_NUMBER in this article. What Is Oracle ROWNUM? You might think that ROWNUM is a function in Oracle. However, it’s not a function. It’s a “pseudocolumn” It acts like […].

FlexDeploy Now Available


FlexDeploy has been released and includes enhancements, usability improvements, and bug fixes.’s focus on women in tech

Computer Weekly

Travel comparison website has partnered with two universities to offer grants to women looking to go into tech careers

Global comparisons: Fastest Growing Online Properties - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Is there any reason why Canada would be omitted from these comparisons? In both this and last years report we focused on a small set of country comparisons.

Global comparisons: Why bandwidth drives Internet participation - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Main | Knowledge management shifts to new ways of thinking » Global comparisons: Why bandwidth drives Internet participation Ross Dawson, July 30, 2007 3:21 PM US PT One of most interesting snippets in the Future of Media Report 2007 was a chart showing the relationship between bandwidth speed and time spent online across a number of countries, in the second diagram below.

Delta: Data Center Outage Cost Us $150M

Data Center Knowledge

Price tag extraordinarily high in comparison to data center industry average Read More. Downtime Enterprise

Comparing SAP with mobile phone tech companies like Nokia and Blackberry

IT Toolbox

Comparing mobile companies with SAP may not be the best comparisons but people are doing it anyway

Who is capturing the new industry of online classifieds? Analysis and global comparisons - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Analysis and global comparisons Ross Dawson, August 30, 2007 4:15 PM US PT In the Future of Media Report 2007 we published some original research on the ownership of online classifieds in the US, UK, and Australia.

Planning the Right Sample Size for Data Analysis

Information Week

See how to compare data to ensure an apples-to-apples comparison Sample size affects the statistical results for correlations, regressions, and other models.

Google fined €2.4bn by European Commission for abusing internet search dominance

Computer Weekly

Company’s practices amount to an abuse of its dominant position in general internet search, stifling competition in comparison shopping, says European Commission

3 leading network access control products reviewed

Network World

Download the 27-page comparison Real IT users evaluate network access control solutions: Cisco Identity Services Engine, Aruba ClearPass and ForeScout CounterACT.

Unexplained Monolith Discovered in Rural Utah's Red Rock Country

GizModo VR

The monolith has drawn comparisons to the black monolith in Stanley Kubrick’s 1968 film 2001: A Space Odyssey , and the helicopter crew… Read more.

Which IaaS Provider is Cheapest? Which One Has More Configurations, Locations?

Data Center Knowledge

Cloud Spectator attempts a cost comparison keeping the use case in mind Read More. Clouds often have an advantage over competitors with specific use cases. Cloud Computing

Reddit shares daily active user figures for the first time


For comparison, Facebook’s average daily active user count in the month of September was 1.82 Reddit averaged 52 million daily active users in October, which is an increase of 33 percent from the same period in 2019, per the WSJ report.

How to get free (and real) Instagram followers in 2020

Venture Beast

Businesses may use Facebook or Twitter for marketing, but the numbers show that those engagement rates pale in comparison to Instagram marketing. Read More. Business Social category-/Arts & Entertainment/Online Media/Online Image Galleries category-/Online Communities/Photo & Video Sharing/Photo & Image Sharing category-/Online Communities/Social Networks Facebook Instagram Instagram Instagram followers Instagram Marketing TechEye Media

This Witcher 3 HD visuals mod looks spectacular and won't tax newer hardware


The video shows comparisons between the vanilla Witcher 3 and his modded remaster. A modder who goes by the handle HalkHogan dropped a trailer (above) for an update to his Witcher 3 HD Reworked mod on Monday. While some of the changes are subtle, many are quite remarkable

£200 million fund can speed up demand for speedy FTTP broadband

Computer Weekly

The value of the government’s £200m broadband fund should not be measured in monetary terms, but in terms of demand generation, says Lyndsey Burton, founder of comparison site

Giancarlo Esposito Discusses His Greatest Acting Challenge Yet: A Cartoon Supervillain

GizModo VR

But that pales in comparison to the challenge before him now: playing a cartoon villain on DuckTales. Giancarlo Esposito is a well respected actor. He played Gus Fring on Breaking Bad. He filled up the screen as Moff Gideon on The Mandalorian.

Best-selling console ever? PS5 sales could reach 170 million during its 5-year lifespan, destroying the Xbox Series X


For comparison, both the PS4 and Xbox One launched in 2013 According to a report from Digitimes, which cites Sony’s backend supply chain in Taiwan, the life cycle of the next-gen consoles will be shortened to five years.

Epic shaves off 60GB from Fortnite's PC file size through new optimizations


That still pales in comparison to the likes of Modern Warfare, or even singleplayer PC releases like Red Dead Redemption 2 (which was a whopping 150GB), but it's not insignificant [tech]: Apple iPad vs the Blackberry Playbook

Sean Daniel

and I thought it would be great to do a little bit of a comparison now that I’ve played with it for a bit. So let’s get down to business, my impressions and comparisons between the iPad (3rd generation) and the Playbook 2.0. so technically I should compare it to the iPad2 hardware wise, for it to be fair, although I’m not going to focus in on the hardware all that much, there are plenty of other sites that do hardware comparisons, like this one at PC Magazine.

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Crysis Remastered dev on game's top graphics setting: "no card out there" can handle it in 4K at 30fps


Judging from the latest comparison video (top), it could have succeeded The excitement that followed Crytek's announcement of Crysis Remastered in April turned to disappointment following the fugly trailer.

Crytek publishes Crysis Remastered tech trailer preview


In it, you’ll see a handful of scenes from the original game in side-by-side comparisons to how they look in the remaster The teaser, a prelude of what is to come, runs less than a minute in length but still manages to impress.

How Messaging Adds Value When Integrated with Other Applications

IT Toolbox

My last post in this series presented a comparison of use cases for VoIP and messaging, and that goes a long way to understanding where the latter fits into the collaboration value proposition. Both modes are important for collaboration, and decision-makers need to recognize

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