5 facts about digital life – post #17

A series of short posts with the latest facts about our digital economy and lives. Use them for your presentations, blogs, homework or trivia nights.

  • Sales of music in the form of digital files grew by 9.2% to exceed a quarter of total sales during 2009. Source: The Economist.
  • About 8 per cent of all Google queries are name searches. Source: Wired Magazine.
  • There are more than 200 million active users currently accessing Facebook through their mobile devices. Source: Facebook.
  • Apple recently announced that its App Store now offers over 300 000 apps which collectively have been downloaded more than 5 billion times. Source: Apple.
  • It took Facebook 5 years to garner its first 150 million users but just 8 months to double that number. Source: The Economist.

2 Responses to “5 facts about digital life – post #17”

Facebook’s and Apple’s facts are really amazing! The 200 million users accessing facebook via mobile, emerges businesses to concentrate on unique methods of promotion over them!

Comment by Raj - SEO Australia on December 22nd, 2010

It’s a whole new digital world, you could actually live and make a living off of it. Amazing

Comment by dermal filler on September 26th, 2011

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