UK jumps up internet scoreboard as digital divide grows

October 7, 2013   // 0 Comments

By Leo Kelion The UK has moved up the UN's net-connectivity table, leapfrogging Hong Kong and Japan to take eighth place. South Korea topped the list for the third year in a row. Niger and the Central African Republic came in last. Officials forecast that almost 40% of the world's population would be online by the end of the year. But they warned that the relative high cost of net access in deve...

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