Visualizing Friendships On Facebook [Pic]

Visualizing Friendships On Facebook [Pic]

An engineer at the social network took a sample of ten million pairs of friends from the service, crunched and tweaked the data, and came up with this remarkable data visualization.

Dan Gould
  • 14 december 2010

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An engineer at Facebook took a sample of ten million pairs of friends from the service, crunched and tweaked the data, and came up with this remarkable data visualization. The result is a beautiful view of the planet earth that shows our web of social connections.

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