What does it mean when we have 30% of the planet on the Internet?
We are all connected. Similar to the Shift Happens production (Did you know?), Global, Local, Personal investigates the latest trends in social media, especially focusing on the changes that modern communication technologies have brought to the Middle East and Africa.
Originally presented at the Elisa ICT Symposium 2011 Conference in Helsinki, Finland.
Produced by Elisa Corporation / elisa.fi Written & Directed by Teemu Arina / dicole.com Advisory by Pasi Mäenpää & Jukka Toivio Project Management by Marja Mokko Graphic Design by Mikko Kaipio Music by Matti Paalanen Video Editing by Teemu Arina Various Video Renderings Courtesy of iStockphoto Background Research by Megasignals Team / megasignals.com (Teemu Arina, Juhani V. Parda, Sam Inkinen)
The statistics represented in this video are used for informative and illustrative purposes only. While the authors made every effort to provide accurate information at the time, the authors assume no responsibility for errors. Refer to the original sources for more information:
Tweet Statistics from Egypt by Sysomos (2011) Egypt Influence Network by Kovas Boguta (2011) Egypt Internet Traffic Statistics by Arbor Networks (2011) Internet Statistics by Internet World Stats (2011) Twitter Message Volume in Egypt by Hootsuite (2011) Mobile vs. Desktop Statistics by Morgan Stanley (2010) Facebook Growth Statistics in the Middle East by Inside Facebook (2011) Africa Mobile Statistics by AfricaCom DailyNews (2010)
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