Neal Agarwal's Every Second project visualizes the transactions and wealth accumulated by the big brands as each second of the day ticks by. Just pick a brand and watch as the numbers get mesmerisingly larger with alarming speed.
What I find most interesting about Apple's numbers is the comparison of number of app downloads vs music downloads. A market that has only been around ~9 years clearly outpaces one that has been around for double that. Don't forget that iTunes and the iPod were at the heart of Apple's recovery and rise long before the iPhone was in our hands.
It's astounding that content is uploaded to YouTube almost as fast as people are liking things on Facebook. And who knew a hamster's heart worked so hard to push blood around such a small body?!
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