Statistics New Zealand reveals that broadband users in New Zealand now finally exceed dial-up users:
… the number of broadband subscribers went up 14.4 per cent to 829,300, in the six months to September 2007 and overtook dial-up subscribers.
Subscribers with a dial-up connection fell 8.6 per cent from March 2007 to 675,800.
It’s about blimmin time too. I still know of friends and clients who are stuck on dial-up — they can’t realistically expect to update their software, watch videos or view photos.
So, there’s just another 675,000 to go …