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More Than 3 in 10 of Internet Users Globally Have Used an Ad-Blocking Tool in 2017 | GlobalWebIndex

32% of internet users globally indicated that they’ve used an ad-blocker on their desktop each month with 31% who did so on their mobile device. North America is the top region in blocking ads on the desktop with a rate of 38%, while the Asia Pacific tops all regions in blocking ads on mobile devices …

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Almost All Gen Z Globally Own a Smartphone, Q2 2017 | GlobalWebIndex

Almost all new generations are “netizen”; depending mainly on the internet in all their lives aspects. Smartphones are the key device for accessing the internet. Roughly 9 in 10 of internet users around the whole world – who aged 16-20 years old and called as “Gen Z” – own a smartphone. Most of them are …

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Smartphone Is the Main Device Used for News in Latin America, 2017 | Reuters Institute

The smartphone is considered as the most used device for news in the 4 countries analyzed in Latin Americ. The highest percentages were in Chile (74%), Mexico (70%), and Brazil (65%). While in the selected countries in Asia, TV is the main device for news, especially in South Korea with a rate of 46%. Online news …

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GWI Device: Latest Trends, Q1 2017 | GlobalWebIndex

The great technological development that has recently occurred has affected the preferences of the devices used by internet users. Find out the latest trends for smartphones, tablets, smart TVs, and wearables: 91% of all internet users globally are using smartphones, but North Americans and Europeans are still more likely to have a PC/laptop. PCs & …

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Asia Pacific Region Owned the Largest Unique Mobile Subscribers Number 2017 | GSMA

At the end of 2016, 65% of the world’s population had a mobile subscription, a total of 4.8 billion unique mobile subscribers. The total is set to reach 5 billion in mid-2017. As shown in the below indicator, Asia Pacific region has the highest number of unique mobile subscribers, followed by Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa & …

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