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India is top nation for spam

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India is top nation for spam

Postby Kay » Mon 23 Apr 2012 13:58 GMT

BBC article.
http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-17813300

I can't say I'm particularly surprised to read this. It's only the point that they're using social networks to do it that's news to me.

Most of the spam I have to deal with is from Indian link building companies, who build links by spamming blogs and forums. I'm not into the social networks much so perhaps I've been spared.
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Postby kendalcottages » Wed 25 Apr 2012 11:18 GMT

It's scary when you get so much emanating from China and India when you consider the % of the world population that they make up. Makes you wonder what the internet will be like another 10 years from now.
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