Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Fascinating Social Connections from Facebook Data

Pete Warden, an ex-Apple engineer, has pulled together data from 210 million public Facebook pages. He's begun the process of analyzing the information, and he posted some initial findings in a blog post titled "How to Split Up the US."

I was amazed. Some of the findings would be expected, but some shed light on trends that I had never considered.

If you have 10 minutes, read the post. It's fascinating.