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Monday, 31.08.2015, 07:45
Riga has the densest network of Wi-Fi hotspots compared to other capital cities of the European Union countries, shows a research by the telecommunications company Lattelecom, cites LETA.
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Leasing one's flat or house to tourists via the Airbnb system is becoming increasingly popular in Estonia, writes LETA/Delfi.
According to Nielsen's global e-commerce and new retail survey, only 2% of respondents in Estonia currently buy foodstuffs online, and 47% would be prepared to do so in the future, writes LETA/Postimees Online.
Google has announced that ''Google News'' will soon be available in seven new languages – Romanian, Bahasa Indonesia, Bengali, Bulgarian, Latvian, Lithuanian, and Thai, reports BBC/LETA.
Statistics Lithuania informs that, based on the data from the survey on ICT use in households, in I quarter 2015, 68% of households (1) had personal computers and Internet access at home. Over the year, the proportion of households having personal computers and Internet access at home increased by 2 percentage points.
A recent study by PageFair and Adobe demonstrated that 265,000 web users in Estonia use adblocking filters, writes LETA/Delfi.
11% of all the Latvian Internet site views come from abroad, of which one-fifth are from Great Britain, reports LETA, according to a study by the business consulting company Gemius.