China Exceeds 500 Million Users on the Web


The growth of people using the web in China continues to grow rapidly and has quickly exceeded 500 million users. The number of people online grew 12% year-over-year for a total of over 513 million people. Micro-blog services similar to Twitter are enormously popular, with about 250 million people using those services. Read the full article at

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Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit



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