7 months Filipinos now world’s heaviest Internet users MB |Tech
By Roy Mabasa and Madelaine Miraflor The Philippines is now the world’s heaviest Internet user, dethroning Thailand, according to the latest Digi­tal 2019 report jointly released by social media management platform Hootsuite and its partner, We Are Social. The 200-page annual report showed that Internet users in the Philippines increased their average time online to 10 hours and 2 minutes, up from 9 hours and 29 minutes last year. (MANILA BULLETIN) “This inched them past Thailand to become the country that spends the most amount of time online,” the Digital 2019 report said. The Philippines and other cham­pions of time ... more