Global broadband growth slows sharply in 2015
TelecomAsia - Telecom Asia - 01-10-15 08:33
The global push to connect the world to the internet is showing signs of starting to stall, with boradband still failing to reach the people it could benefit the most, according to the ITU.
Broadband growth has slowed sharply over the last year, and 57% of the world's population remains offline, the Broadband Commission's latest State of Broadband report shows.
There are 3.2 billion people now connected to the internet, up by just 300 million from last year. While broadband is reaching saturation in the developed world, the internet is only available to 35% of the...