The Month In Numbers – May 2007

6 Billion (Dollars)

The price that Microsoft will pay to acquire Aquantive, a digital marketing company. Read the full story

17 Billion (Dollars)

Internet advertising revenue in 2006 (up 35% on the previous year). Read more


HitWise report that Google now accounts for 78% of UK internet searches. Yahoo has 8.6% of UK searches, MSN has 5.5% and Ask has 5%.


Two thirds of employees are using social networks for business, reports the US Institute for Corporate Productivity

5.7 Million

comScore and Telephia report that 5.7 million people in the UK used a mobile device to browse the Internet during January this year.

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