“China has the world’s biggest online population, with nearly four out of 10 of its 1.3 billion people now using the web, according to a report from the state-linked China Internet Network Information Center,” MI reports. “Until this year, a majority of Chinese web users accessed the Internet via computers.”
MI reports, “But smartphones have allowed more and more rural Chinese to go online in areas not covered by fixed-line networks, the report said. Nearly 52 per cent of users who started to use the Internet this year are from the countryside.”
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MacDailyNews Take: Bodes well for Apple!
[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader "fatfreddy" for the heads up.]