We now have 3 billion Internet users globally, that is getting close to half the world’s population, and that is a doubling of users in seven years up from 35 millions in 1995.
Not surprisingly USA is still the largest user followed by India and then China.
The increasing number of Smartphone users connected to the internet has also grown, but more slowly, with the largest increase to be found in the Asia Pacific area which now has 52% of the total number of users.
There are times when one gets a bit tired of being reminded of all the malware lurking out there in cyberspace.
Nevertheless, [you were waiting for this, weren’t you?] there are times when a bit extra knowledge about such things can be useful, so take a look at Panda Lab’s nicely arranged display and see who the worst culprits are.
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[it may show up as a thin strip on your screen, if so click on the strip and it will expand for easy reading], and don’t forget to take note of the common sense rules for safe computing.