Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the internet overtook television becoming Poland's most lucrative advertising market in the 2nd quarter of 2020, the Polish Economic Institute (PIE) said in a report published on Saturday.
Two decades after it first hit the Polish market, TFN explores the history of a trail-blazing piece of technology.
The value of Polish trade on the internet in 2020 may exceed PLN 100 bln (EUR 22.4 bln), Finance Minister Tadeusz Kościński was quoted on Twitter as saying by the ministry.
Polish issues were missing at German ceremonies marking the 75th anniversary of the conclusion of World War II, PAP was told by Hanna Radziejowska, head of the Pilecki Institute in Berlin, a Polish government history facility.
Private Polish TV broadcaster Polsat has concluded a preliminary deal with Bauer Media Group to buy web portal operator Interia Group, Polsat spokesman Tomasz Matwiejczuk has informed PAP.
With its mixture of entertainment and education it is hoped the website will keep kids occupied.
In a situation that seemed helpless, Fardin Kazemi was forced to fly home to meet his family after a long separation and to figure out his next move. And then the internet came to his rescue again along with a trucking firm in the village of Święcice.
Fardin Kazemi had been using an American International 9670 lorry from the 1980s to deliver goods from Poland when he broke down. As news of the breakdown spread, drivers came forward to help the man, who was stranded far from his native Iran.
The Internet Governance Forum (IGF) will be held in Katowice, southern Poland, in 2020. The nomination was announced during the closing ceremony of the14th edition of the event held in Berlin, the Digital Affairs Ministry has announced.
Mobile networks such as Orange, Plus, T-Mobile and Play generate 34 percent of all website traffic, according to a recent study conducted on over 600,000 websites serviced by Poland's largest provider of hosting services, nazwa.pl.