Global Web Users: A Work in Progress

Recently, the International Communication Union, a UN agency conducted research on Web usage around the globe. Click here for a PDF of the highlights of its 2016 report based on this research. Statista has devised an interesting chart from the ICU data. [See below.] And its Felix Richter  offered these insights: “25 years ago, August […]

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What Is the Price of an iPhone 6s Around the World?

Do you — or someone you know — own an iPhone 6s? If yes, what was the price? We know that in the USA, service providers are not providing heavily discounted smartphones the way they used to with the formerly standard two-year contract. Nonetheless, smartphone prices still vary by provider and by deal. With the […]

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Where Do YOU Stand on Ride-Hailing Apps?

During the short period that they’ve been operating, ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft have revolutionized the taxi and related-service businesses. Uber alone has handled well over a billion rides since its founding; and it is located around the United States and around the globe. Yet, despite the growth of Uber and Lyft, they […]

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