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House of Cards isn’t the most popular Netflix original – find out what it is then !

House of Cards isn’t the most popular Netflix original – find out what it is then !

Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad and Piracy – here is some data

Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad and Piracy – here is some data

Amazon – where are the profits when there are so many sales?

Amazon – where are the profits when there are so many sales?

4 years of Apple’s revenue and profits compared

4 years of Apple’s revenue and profits compared

8 years of Apple revenues visualized

8 years of Apple revenues visualized

How many products does Walmart.com sell in comparison to Amazon.com?

How many products does Walmart.com sell in comparison to Amazon.com?

UPDATE (April 2017): Please find the updated post here   The data in this post is current as of April 2015. If you would like to see updated data, please check the other related posts on this site for Walmart or Amazon. Walmart.com sells 4,259,605 products and Amazon.com sells 356,227,986 products   Walmart.com sells a […]

Average number of hours spent on the Internet globally

Average number of hours spent on the Internet globally

There are roughly 2.5 to 3 billion global internet users today – about 35% of the world’s population. The growth in the number of users year-over-year has been 150 million more users, however, these numbers may still be conservative. Here is a breakdown of the average number of hours spent daily by internet users over […]

Top 10 funded categories on Kickstarter

Top 10 funded categories on Kickstarter

Kickstarter is a global crowdfunding platform. The company helps bring creative projects to life. According to their site “Kickstarter is the world’s largest funding platform for creative projects. A home for film, music, art, theater, games, comics, design, photography, and more” Kickstarter has reportedly received $1,638,272,786 in pledges from 8,316,865 backers to fund 82,000 funded […]

Openness and Transparency versus Protectionism – why not to spend energy in anti-scraping measures

Openness and Transparency versus Protectionism – why not to spend energy in anti-scraping measures

In this timely article Why transparency is the New Marketing there are many examples of what we had talked about in our interview with scraping.pro. We talked about openness and sharing everything and how that unshackles one from being scared of being scraped. This new article describes some more examples of such openness and why that isn’t […]

Amazon Top 10 Categories

Amazon Top 10 Categories

A picture speaks a thousand words, or so the saying goes – so here we go

Did you read this interview text?

Did you read this interview text?

Recently scraping.pro (one of our favorite blogs) interviewed our very own Tony Paul and asked him about many current and future trends on Web Scraping. Our favorite quote from this interview about Tesla and open source You can’t steal what’s free and freely available – pure genius in our view You can read the whole […]

Chart: Count of products in Amazon US for major categories

Chart: Count of products in Amazon US for major categories

EDIT: Amazon sells about 368,876,590 products as of Dec 1, 2016. Updated post available here – How many products does Amazon.com sell – December 2016 Total Products 323,187,951 Books 52,039,819 Electronics 42,426,029 Home and Kitchen 39,708,640 Digital Music Songs 32,977,000 Cell Phones and Accessories 24,039,269 Sports and Outdoors 19,665,787 Clothing Shoes and Jewelry 17,599,928 Collectibles and Fine Art […]

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