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drbiohealth
13th August 2006, 03:22 PM
The prospect of the number of India’s netizens growing is bleak, given that most among the local population that can speak English (about 150 million), the lingua franca on the net, are already on the web. “The English speaking market in India is saturated,” says Deepak Maheswari, secretary of the Internet Service Providers Association of India.


http://www.financialexpress.com/fe_full_story.php?content_id=137180

Giant
13th August 2006, 03:52 PM
I believe Indian IDN is a good investment opportunity.

tee1
13th August 2006, 07:13 PM
Thanks for posting the link. Providing people with content in the their native language great idea:) It may be a few years but once that hits big, I bet they staring looking to put their native language content on native language domains.

DrBio you could help them out with that couldn't you?:)

tee1

Wot
14th August 2006, 02:36 AM
http://www.financialexpress.com/fe_full_story.php?content_id=137180


Good news for idns but the figures don't quite add up , if all 150 million english speakers are on the web there seems to 100 million missing. :)

Possibly the "family" group makes up the missing numbers ?

››› INDIA


IN - 1,112,225,812 population - Area: 3,166,944 sq km


Capital City: New Delhi - GNI p.c.US$ 620 ('04), per World Bank


50,600,000 Internet users as of Dec./05, 4.5% penetration, per C.I.Alma.

drbiohealth
14th August 2006, 03:40 AM
You may be right, Wot. Well, I al