A World Map Drawn With Facebook Connections

With the announcement of Mark Zuckerberg as Time’s 2010 “Person of the Year”, I thought it would be fitting to post this awesome map that’s been created by a Facebook engineer comprised solely of lines showing the connections between 10 million Facebook users around the world. (Full size image – 4.3 mb but worth it)

As the linked article notes, Russia, China and Brazil are three noticeable black holes, mainly because those countries have other dominant social networks instead of Facebook.

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