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Internet Trends 2013

Every year I wait eagerly for this Internet Trends report from KPCB’s Mary Meeker and Liang Wu. You can see the report here at the original website

KPCB Internet Trends 2013 from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

My quick 5 point takeaways :

  1. Watch China closely. They have figured free same day delivery in 25+ cities even using bicycles for the last mile delivery
  2. Photos and short videos still popular and growing
  3. Sharing, Crowd sourcing and reviews an important trend
  4. Wearable devices and cars that are more like computers in your future
  5. To beat the world Us needs more highly skilled immmigrants
Always appreciate the free access that is given to the Internet Trends Report. What do you think are your takeaways


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