NY Times: Ever wonder how many people are online? 1.97 billion--825.1 million of them in Asia, 475.1 million in Europe and 266.2 million in North America--as of June 2010. The New York Times runs down a collection of interesting statistics, including the following:
- Internet users sent 107 trillion e-mail messages in 2010.
- Twitter users sent 25 billion tweets in 2010.
- Facebook had 600 million users by the end of 2010. (It started the year with 350 million users.)
- YouTube visitors watched 60 billion videos per month in 2010.