What will drive the tripling of Internet users in India by 2014?

From 100 million to 300 million in 3 years is the readily accessible part of the market. There are a potential 500 million more users. Key to this growth will be cheap 2G internet access ($1 per GB) over $50 smartphones – not 3G/4G on $250 phones. Data-sipping apps and contextualized websites will be important. Facebook Zero is leading the way.

Internet users to triple in India by 2014: Google – TNW India.

Google thinks that the proliferation of high-speed third- and fourth-generation telecom networks in the country, coupled with the spread of low-cost smartphones, will further the spread of Internet use in India.

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