No one lives here

29th July 2013

For anyone that knows me or has been around me recently will know that I am particularly interested in the work of Sherry Turkle and her book Alone Together and the idea that we live in the real world, but that we have a parallel world that we also live in, but don't actually 'live' there. The web.

So I was really taken by the Atlas of the World Wide Web maps by Dafna Aizenberg's which maps varying aspects of the world wide web.

All the data shown in the atlas is real and was gathered from the internet and shows popular tweeting regions as well as popular web hosting areas.

Beautifully laid out from a graphics perspective it also puts emphasis on the reality that this virtual world exists in such a parallel way to the real world.

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