Anorak

Anorak | Smartphones: the fastest growing technology ever

Smartphones: the fastest growing technology ever

by | 15th, May 2012

ONE way of looking at the current economic world is that it’s a complete disaster. Slow to little growth (and don’t even start talking about Southern Europe), mass unemployment, a general dirge of it all being pretty crappy.

One the other hand, there are bright spots: what economic growth there is is in the poor countries, meaning people are moving from absolute, $2 a day type, poverty to the unaccustomed luxury of three square meals a day.

And it’s also not true that the advanced economies are static: we might not see the changes in the figures about the macro economy but there are huge changes going on. For example, smartphones:

You have already read 1 premium article for free today
Access immediately the premium content with Multipass

Or come back tomorrow



Posted: 15th, May 2012 | In: Money, Technology Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed: RSS 2.0 | TrackBack | Permalink