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World Cup Fever sends Internet usage to record levels

I wish they'd compared it to traffic during the Olympics.

Today’s Web traffic has been classified as “Heavy” for the better part of the day, according to measurements by Akamai. At its peak, traffic for News sites globally started a steady climb about 6 am ET and peaked six hours later, at Noon ET, reaching nearly 12.1 million visitors per minute.

World Cup Fever sends Internet usage to record levels