I was awaiting Tom Smith’s new Global Web Index and I found the results fascinating.   I’ll blog for the next 3 days on surprising results from the survey!

The first surprise to me, is the progression of China in Social.   In fact,

Some interesting facts:

  • China is up to 50% active users
  • China social technology is on par with the rest of the world.
  • Question:   Will their technology spread to the rest of world?  The report argues that China has the most competitive platform in the world.
  • Officially, Facebook, Twitter & Google+ are banned in China; unofficially, via V.P.Ns and mobile, they are growing.