How long does it take for 1 million gigabytes of data to propagate across the Internet?

Answer: 45 seconds

by News Staff / June 2, 2014

A Web page hosted by Penny Stocks Lab allows users to view Web statistics in real time. The page is updated every second, showing real-time statistics like how many purchases are made on, how many posts have been made to Facebook, and how many hours of video have been uploaded to YouTube.

Everyone knows the Internet is big, but watching the numbers build in real time gives new understand to the immense scale of the Web.