9 of the 10 new internet users today are Indian language users: Google

Google has been focusing on Indian languages for the past few years to increase the usage of its products in India. English uses have saturated in India

Smartphones in use, moving from 2.5 billion to 5 billion

Highlights from this interesting presentation by Benedict Evans about what changes we could see with the increase of the number of smartphones around the world, Read more on Smartphones in use, moving from 2.5 billion to 5 billion…

Indian Language Internet Alliance to build Indic internet

Google India has taken the initiative of working with various stake holders of the internet eco system in India to grow Indian Languages on the internet. Through this effort India is expected to from the internet user base from the current 250 million to 500 million by 2017, majority of whom will be from mobile internet users.

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Indic Android Hackathon – What can Google do for Indic?

The first ever Indic Android Hackathon was held in Bangalore on Feb 21, 2014 to discuss Indic on Android.

Home internet access penetration in India pathetically low

Home internet access penetration in India is pathetically low but then mobile internet penetration is fantastic in India.