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Davos 2023: What you need to know about technology

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The pace of technological change has increased in recent years, here's everything you need to know. Image: Unsplash/Robynne Hu

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The number of people who will have a smartphone by 2027


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The number of people who are still offline.


The emissions reduction potential of new technologies.

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