Check out the bandwidth speedtest at Google HQ… This makes your home/office broadband connection look like dial-up…
Here is the 2010 report with some incredible facts. It will be insightful to see how these trends develop throughout this year.
Americans are now spending as many hours online as they do in front of their TV screens, according to a survey released by Forrester on Monday via Agency News Network
- The average American now spends roughly 13 hours per week using the Internet and watching TV offline,
- While the amount of time Americans spend watching TV has remained roughly the same in the past five years, Internet use has increased by 121% in the same time frame.
|Rank||Site||Category||Unique Visitors (users)||Reach||Page Views||Has Advertising|
|1||Â facebook.com||Social Networks||540,000,000||34.8%||630,000,000,000||Yes|
|2||Â yahoo.com||Web Portals||490,000,000||31.5%||70,000,000,000||Yes|
|3||Â live.com||Search Engines||370,000,000||24.0%||40,000,000,000||Yes|
|4||Â wikipedia.org||Dictionaries & Encyclopedias||340,000,000||21.7%||7,800,000,000||No|
|5||Â msn.com||Web Portals||280,000,000||18.0%||11,000,000,000||Yes|
|7||Â baidu.com||Web Portals||170,000,000||11.2%||27,000,000,000||Yes|
|8||Â qq.com||Email & Messaging||130,000,000||8.3%||18,000,000,000||Yes|
|9||Â wordpress.com||Blogging Resources & Services||120,000,000||7.6%||1,300,000,000||Yes|
|10||Â mozilla.com||Internet Clients & Browsers||110,000,000||6.8%||1,900,000,000||Yes|