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Smartphones rising

The future is here… it's just unevenly distributed.

The unstoppable — and incredibly fast — rise of smartphones is the latest example. Here's ownership rates, as per the US-based Pew Research Center:

S Korea 88% 
Australia 77% 
Israel 74% 
US 72% 
Turkey 59% 
China 58% 
France 49% 
Japan 39% 
India 17%

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