The summary of “The Next Billion” the latest publication from Portio Research, got me thinking. The first cellphone arrived circa 1988. 16 odd-years later, in 2004, cellphones sales reached the astounding milestone of 1.5 billion people using cellphones. One quarter of earth’s population (source: United Nations Population Division) owned a cellphone. Only four years later… Continue reading Here’s to the next billion
Catchphrases help us hold our intellectual head up high, socially. We can use buzzwords and Catchphrases as a mark of our understanding, our expertise, insight, intuition and general intellectual prowess. Some catchphrases were not really uttered but simply invented – – and then carried through the ages, delivered diligently from eager sender to ecstatic receiver.… Continue reading What digital divide?!