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Universal internet access impossible until 2050: report

2 monthes ago   |   By MobileSyrup

Universal access to the internet won't be possible until 2050 because of a lack of skills development and telecom investments, according to experts. Adrian Lovett, CEO of the World Wide Web Foundation - an organization that was founded by the internet's inventor Tim Berners-Lee - told The Guardian that a global digital divide currently exists because of dropping rates of people able to access the internet. “If there is any kind of faltering in the rate of people coming online, which it appears that there is, then we'll have a real challenge in getting 70 percent, 80 percent, or 90 percent...
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