With thousands of companies asking people to work from home, the spike in Internet demand has been unprecedented. A third of thworld’s population is under some sort of restriction due to COVID-19 according to Reuters. More people staying at home also results in exponentially increasing the number of people using the Internet for work, shopping or doing business. Vodafone, which operates in more than 65 countries, says it has “already seen data traffic increase by 50% in some markets.”
As millions of people go online for entertainment and more, total Internet hits have surged by between 50% and 70%, according to preliminary statistics. Streaming has also jumped by at least 12%, estimates show.
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