This was a prototype made by Nancy Chui and Kevin Kwok. The website was created with the Raphael js library. The screen is an Acer T230H running off a Windows 7 laptop with multi touch built it intuitively. The project was showcased at a graduation show located at the Art Center College of Design.
Thiswasexpensive.com is an info graphic representing some of the most expensive domains ever purchased and compares them to their average visitors per month. The further down the chart a domain appears represents the average hits the domain receives per month.
The size of each circle represents the price that was paid for that domain. Each color represents one of the following categories: education, news, porn, retail, food, entertainment and other. This project is an ongoing project for the website THISWASEXPENSIVE.com
All websites shown are listed according to websites trackers: alexa.com, soldnames.com and compete.com Statistics vary upon what information was available and are taken from most recently recorded activity for that domain.
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