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Old 10-27-2013, 07:46 PM
 
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I noticed not all countries have equal competence in technology, and in level of being tech savvy in technological infrastructure, specific characteristics in technology, and how ubiquitous or rare these forms of technology are in those regions of the world, and existence in the modern world.

When I am referring to technology, this includes Computers, How and Where People Use Computers, Internet, Popularity of Favorite Websites Online, Cars, Airplanes, Cameras, Modern Conveniences, Digital Music Recording, Robots, Public Transportation: Bus/Train/Subway, tv, Radio, Engineering, Architecture Building Standards, Most Forms of Science, Research, Health/Medical, Environmental Sustainability, and much more innovative characteristics in technology.

This topic is about realizing the top 20 most technological savvy countries in the world, including Competence, Knowledge, and Prominent Popularity in Technology, and also the bottom 20 list for countries not doing well in technology.

This topic is also a debate about technology in the modern world.
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Old 10-27-2013, 07:48 PM
 
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My top 20 rank for Most Technological Savvy countries in the world for plenty of reasons in Competence, Knowledge, Prominent Popular forms of technology. I am going to explain a later time:


Tier 1:
China
Japan
South Korea
Taiwan
USA

Tier 2:
Germany
France
UK
Switzerland
Singapore

Tier 3:

Austria
Sweden
Netherlands
Canada
Australia

Tier 4-Tier 5
Spain
UAE
Finland
Norway
Denmark



The Bottom 20 Rank for Not Being Technological Savvy, and Lowest Amount of Competence, Knowledge, Awareness, Existence, and Prominence in Technological Characteristics over there:

Congo
Nigeria
Ethiopia
Niger
Chad
Mali
Papua New Guinea
Nicaragua
Honduras
Haiti
Mauritania
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Bhutan
Bangladesh
Pakistan
Mongolia
Angola
Guyana
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Old 10-27-2013, 07:55 PM
 
Location: Chicago(Northside)
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Tier 1
Japan
South Korea
USA
China

Tier 2
Germany
Singapore
UK
France

Tier 3
Switzerland
Sweden
Norway
Australia

Tier 4
Canada
New Zealand
Czech Republic
Russia
Finland
Austria
Hungary
Romania
Italy
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Old 10-27-2013, 08:49 PM
 
Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands
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1.Japan

2-6 (no order):
Singapore
China
Hong Kong
Taiwan
South Korea

7.USA

8-18 (no order):
Canada
Norway
Sweden
Finland
Denmark
Netherlands
Germany
UK
France
Switzerland
Australia
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Old 10-30-2013, 06:46 AM
 
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I would definitely include Israel in Tier 1 of countries with technology savvy.
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Old 10-30-2013, 09:53 AM
 
Location: East Coast of the United States
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China is one of the most technologically savvy countries in the world?

What percentage of the Chinese population even owns a personal computer?
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Old 10-31-2013, 10:10 AM
 
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China is one of the most technologically savvy countries in the world?

What percentage of the Chinese population even owns a personal computer?
Don't know about PCs, since I think worldwide usage has been in decline.
But, according to this article, China has the world's largest internet population. Has an internet penetration rate of 44%. Its smartphones market is double that of the US.
China's Internet users grow to 591 million | PCWorld
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Old 10-31-2013, 12:50 PM
 
Location: Leeds, UK
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China has more people than any other country - it's not surprising that it has more internet uses than most countries in raw numbers. It's a meaningless statistic.

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Old 10-31-2013, 12:55 PM
 
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Don't know about PCs, since I think worldwide usage has been in decline.
But, according to this article, China has the world's largest internet population. Has an internet penetration rate of 44%. Its smartphones market is double that of the US.
China's Internet users grow to 591 million | PCWorld
The news said Wuxi City in China will provide free WIFI to all residents this year, and 40,000 hotspots will be built. More cities will follow in the future.
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Old 10-31-2013, 12:58 PM
 
Location: Finland
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YEAH! We beat France and Belgium!
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