The 2012 Olympic Data infographic details the way in which people are sharing, uploading and downloading during the London games.
With a strongly increased role of social media and technology, the numbers pertaining to this phenomenon are staggering compared to those from the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The amount of devices owned and being used is particularly high, and the amount of tweets being sent every minute is absolutely astronomical. This chart effectively highlights both the overwhelming enthusiasm for the Olympics as well as the undeniable increased role of social media and devices.
Capturing the games in a brand new way, this infographic is an enlightening and telling snapshot of what athletic competition looks like today.