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IT revolution falling short of its promise: World Bank

Report says a large part of the world's population is still being denied the benefits of digital technologies
Thursday, January 14, 2016 - 05:50

The digital revolution is . . . facilitating the rise of developing nations that are able to take advantage of these new opportunities, says Mr Basu.


THE so-called information technology (IT) revolution is falling short of bringing the universal benefits it initially promised because a large part of the world's population is still unable to access these benefits, the World Bank said in a report on Wednesday.


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