China is officially the worlds largest internet market

“China has proclaimed itself the world’s largest Internet market, with 221 million Internet users, state media reported Thursday.

With its large population, China made reaching the world’s top mark look easy. China currently has only 16 percent Internet penetration — below the world average of 19.1 percent, and well below the approximately 50 percent penetration in the U.S.”

Thanks to PC World for a great article. 

Read the full article here.

At 16%, China already has more people online (221 million) than America’s whole population!

Question of the Day – Which is more likely, an American Singularity, or a Chinese Singularity?

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