Remember that YouTube only started in 2005. That most businesses only used the internet for email in 2000 (if they used it at all!). That phones used to be just phones, not mobile phones let alone mobile internet devices.
As William Gibson famously said, ‘the future is already here, it’s just not evenly distributed.’ It’s worth considering the distribution of technological advances. It isn’t always where you think.
Here’s a set of global graphics well worth seeing| State of the Art | via NY Times