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Language in numbers

It is not an easy task to determine the most spoken languages in the world. Why? Even though you probably assume that you will see English, Spanish, Chinese, and Arabic in the top ten, there are several issues to consider when ranking top languages: Native vs. non- native speakers. Some researchers believe that spoken languages should be ranked only by …

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The Retro Technology Revolution—in Numbers

Just like industries such as fashion, music and interior design, technology continues to be influenced by fluctuations and trend cycles. Today, the popularity of decades-old technology like old games consoles, computers, and music formats has increased, making them all the rage. Off the back of their renaissance, top 40 charts for the sales of vinyl records and cassettes have been …

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Love in Quotes and Numbers

Love is undoubtedly one of the most important things in the world. It is featured in movies and books, it is constantly talked about and analyzed, but people generally agree that it is an elusive phenomenon that we can’t explain or control. Even though love is one of the most important values in the world, people tend to lose sight …

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The Samsung Disaster In Numbers

Samsung have had a rough 2016. They’ve been grabbing headlines for all of the wrong reasons. In September, they started a major recall of their flagship phone, the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. Batteries on the new smartphone started exploding and bursting into flames. This meant that many of their customers were put at risk due to the faulty product. Samsung …

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