What were the top tech advancements in 2013?

BY newsdesk  December 13, 2013 at 2:45 PM EST

The Agence France-Press released an infographic Friday that highlights the technological advancements made in 2013. The image charts changes over four sections: lifestyle, business, security and privacy, and new products. Among the main developments AFP cited was bitcoin’s rising popularity, the saga of Edward Snowden and the NSA leaks, and Twitter’s public debut on the stock market.