Tim Cook started his India tour with an obeisance to Lord Ganesha, the favourite deity of those in trouble, at Mumbai’s Siddhivinayak temple. Cook did not put all his faith in religion alone, he also leaned on India’s other obsessions. The same day, he met the crew of Azhar, a movie loosely based on — talking of obsessions — the life of former cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin.
What’s more, India’s internet usage, though growing, has still much room to grow. Internet penetration here is just 20%. “There is a lot of headroom,” said Sanchit Vir Gogia, chief analyst of Greyhound Research.Increasing demand for the internet will fuel smartphones’ growth, and Cook knows that.
Source: Hindustan Times