The Olympics are one of the most watched and loved television events. Whether winter or summer Olympics, people have their favorite sports they love to watch. With the advancements in technology and social media, the world today watches and wants to know what is happening in London right to the minute as it happens.
Fortunately, with the help of iPhones, Laptops, iPads, and other technology people can stay connected to their social media outlets and “Stay in the know”. To emphasize the magnitude of popularity that is expected for the Olympics, The BBC is expecting 1 Terabit per second of traffic by people wanting to stay informed. To cater to the tech crowd of Olympic fans, purpose built Wi-Fi centers throughout the London area include over 1,800 locations just for people to follow the Olympics. To emphasize the draw of the Olympics, the top 8 Olympiads alone have over 50 million followers.