Want to see what 10 million Facebook friends looks like, then check out this data visualization. Paul Butler, and engineering intern at Facebook, took a sample of 10 million friendships from the Facebook database and mapped the geo-locations of each friend. The results are stunning as is the quality of the image. Click on the image in the article to get a hi-res version. The amazing piece is there is no underlying map, but result of these connections created the illusion of a map. Definitely worth checking out.
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