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Interesting stuff, Internet, John Matherly, Maps

The big picture/ “La” foto que lo muestra todo

Where does Internet live? Or, where are people who connect to Internet located? This map, below, shows it, very well. The map was made a couple of months ago and shows, at a glance, the location of most devices connected to Internet. It was made by the founder of Shodan, John Matherly, based on data he collected. Shodan is a “search engine for internet-connected devices.” Looking at the photo, lots of thoughts, ranging from the technical divide between rich countries and those less developed, to the amount of data being generated at that very moment, to the resources needed to keep all that up. Powerful image, indeed.


¿Donde, exactamente, está internet? O, ¿Donde viven las personas que se conectan a internet? Este mapa, abajo, lo muestra muy bien. El mapa fué hecho hace un par de meses, y enseña los lugares desde los cuales la gente se conecta. La foto está basada en datos obtenidos por el fundador de Shodan, John Matherly. Shodan es una especie de buscador de aparatos conectados a Internet. La verdad es que te hace pensar en un par de cosas la foto, desde la diferencia tecnológica entre paises ricos y menos ricos, a los recursos necesarios para mantener todo esto. La foto impacta bastante, la verdad.

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