Expansion of the telephone industry will lead to one billion computers being connected to the Internet within 10 years.
According to Charles Lee, the head of US telco GTE, interest in technology is expanding rapidly, even in areas of the world where there are few phone lines.
This enthusiasm will therefore fuel the growth of the telecomms industry, pushing it to develop new ways of connecting to the Net without traditional lines, such as wireless phones.
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