• If the first generation Internet has connected all computers ;
  • and the second generation Internet connected all Web pages ;
  • then, the upcoming third generation will connect together people and information.

Internet users around the world (in 2011) :

Here is what researchers and analysts in various American think tanks believe :

In the near future, the quantity of Internet users will change, particularly in the BRIC countries which have formed the G20 (Brazil, Russia, India and China). In this regard, see the coming growth percentages in the graphic ovals :