Artificial Intelligence

What these researchers discovered after studying the internet for 6 years

In 2019, the number of websites registered on the “.com” domain surpassed 150,000,000. Image: Unsplash/Joshua Sortino

Marian-Andrei Rizoiu
Lecturer in Computer Science, University of Technology Sydney
Paul X. McCarthy
Adjunct Professor, UNSW
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Our Reddit analysis showed the pool of top-performing sources online is shrinking.
Domains per link has fallen dramatically from early 2000's. Image: Paul X. McCarthy, Marian-Andrei Rizoiu
Functional diversity grows continuously online.
Links per month are beginning to plateau. Image: Paul X. McCarthy, Marian-Andrei Rizoiu
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