In Reports: India has world's youngest internet population
Added On:2/27/2012 1:35:00 PM

Internet has become an indispensible tool to stay connected with the world. A latest update regarding internet population has surfaced the tech terrain that India has the world's youngest internet population with 75 percent of all users under the age of 35 years. 

Sources informed that the latest findings were announced by comScore's co-founder and executive Chairman Gian M. Fulgoni at the second edition of digital marketing event 'ad:tech' being organized. 

Latest stats revealed, Indian users have spent nearly 34.47 billion minutes online last year, which translated to over half a billion hours. 

Segment-wise usage has also been revealed.  To the reader’s surprise, 95 percent of the total online users use social networking sites compared to 82 percent of the world's online users leveraging social networks. 

On the other hand, use of internet for email and instant messaging is shrinking, especially in the younger age groups.

As far as e-mail usage is concerned, there is a decline by 22 percent in the 15-24 age segment, and by eight percent among 25-34 age segment. 

 

ITVoir NewsDesk


Tags: Indian IT, Domestic IT, IT News, retail industry, Internet usage in India
  


News Archive - News
<<Newer    16  17  18  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  27  28  29  30    Older>>  

The tech major Apple is planning to take additional steps for barricading hackers. This is highly influenced by the recent hacking activities reported for celebrities that have aggressi...

The global smartphone leader Samsung has been endeavouring to expand its wings beyond phones and grasp the maximum of opportunities arriving from the transforming and emerging technolog...

On Monday, the social networking major, Twitter began globally testing a new feature ‘buy buttons’ that allows people to buy directly from the marketing posts. 
&n...

As the India’s PM Narendra Modi has won the confidence of Japan’s business industry, the country’s IT services and equipment giant Fujitsu is all set to release its social apps in In...

With an aim to regain its earlier leading position, Nokia is planning to launch 4G and 3G mobile phones in India. Nokia has signalled that it can enter a price war for 3G and 4G mobile...

The giant chipmaker Intel has announced that it will be working with fashion accessory and watch retailer Fossil Group for developing its range of wearable computing devices. 

The networking giant Facebook is planning to invest billions of dollars to accomplish its goal of extending the Internet to everyone in the globe, said March Zuckerberg, CEO. 

The Indian major, Reliance Industries Ltd – RIL has partnered with Microsoft for launching an accelerator, a platform for start-ups, which will showcase its first batch of start-u...

The India’s communication and IT minister, Ravi Shankar Prasad said that India Post has the world’s largest postal network and hence, it's best suited for delivering services for eCommerce...

The social networking giant Facebook has begun its ‘Privacy Checkup’ from Thursday with an aim to help its users better manage their shared information and posts. 
Top
Tags

Information provided on this page has been independently obtained from sources believed to be reliable. However, such information may include inaccuracies, errors or omissions.ITVoir.com, and its affiliates, information providers or content providers, shall have no liability to you or third parties for the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or correct sequencing of information available on this page, or for any decision made or action taken by you in reliance upon such information, or for the delay or interruption of such information.
ITVoir.com,its affiliates, information providers and content providers shall have no liability for investment decisions or other actions taken or made by you based on the information provided.

Computer Vendors In India 
Computer Vendors In India - Delhi [Delhi]
Computer Vendors In India - Chandigarh [Punjab]
Computer Vendors In India - Mumbai [Maharashtra]
Computer Vendors In India - Banglore [Karnataka]
Computer Vendors In India - Agra[Uttar Pradesh]
Computer Vendors In India -Chennai[Tamil Nadu]
Computer Vendors In India - Kolkatta [West Bengal]
Computer Vendors In India - Kochi [Kerela]
Computer Vendors In India - Nagpur [Maharashtra]
Computer Vendors In India - Gurgaon[Haryana]
Follow us on:


 
 



 


 
Sundeep Misra, Co-Founder & Vice Chairman, VMC Technologie..

Sundeep Misra

Co-Founder & Vice Chairman , VMC Technologies

Sundeep Misra, Co-Founder & Vice Chairman, VMC Technologies, talks about busin..

 

Altaf Halde

Managing Director - South Asia , Kaspersky Lab

Altaf Halde, Managing Director, Kaspersky Lab -South ..

Arshad Majeed

Executive Vice President - Global Deli.. , Xavient Information Sys..

Arshad Majeed, Executive Vice President - Global Deli..

 


 
SanDisk Global Product Launch_Hon Wai Cheah Gavin Wu and Manisha Sood unveiling the new product rangeIntel India announced the launch of Intel Future Scientist program in the state of KarnatakaPuneet Chadha, Director GSB, HP-IPG & Siddharth Malhotra, Director Arun&Rajive Pvt. Ltd. - unveiling the HP Wall ArtSeagate Back-up Plus Launch – (L-R) Mr. Futoshi Nizuma, Mr. Benshen Teh, Mr. Nermount Hoh and Mr. Rajesh Khurana unveiling the new product. Toshiba launches AOC TV appoints Ms. Kalki Koechlin as the Brand Ambassador; showcases new range of LCD & LED TVsFujitsu Launches two new Ultrabooks, LIFEBOOK    UH572  and LIFEBOOK    U772 in India. Asus associates with Intel and Microsoft launches mainstream Ultrabooks S Series and Thin and Light notebooks F series. L- R Mr. Unaez Quraishi, Sales, Mr. Alex Huang, MD,  System business Group, Asus India, Mr. Sumeet Gugnani, Director - Multinational Accounts, Microsoft India - Mr. Sandeep Aurora, Director of Marketing, Intel South Asia.