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February 17, 2015

Digital Technology Adoption Down the years: Mobiles vs Web vs TV vs Telephones

The chart shows  the digital technology adoption  and the time it took for a gadget or a consumer electronic device  to reach a billion users

  • Smartphones, Social Media( Facebook ) took 8 years to reach a billion
  • World wide web took 14 years to reach a billion users while 
  • it took 49 years for Television  and 110 years for fixed line connections to reach a   billion user
  • Mobile  phone subscriptions have grown above 6 billion in 20 years,
  • 2013 alone saw a massive a 1.8billion mobile phones being shipped across the world