Thanks to Portuguese technological advances in mapping and navigation, its seafarers were able to discover and later communicate (by sea) with the new network of colonies. Today, Portuguese researchers remain at the forefront of modern networking technology and a good many other ground-breaking fields, from robotics to radio and wireless developments.

Portugal has a strong digital Agenda and is working towards developing Digital infrastructure, promoting greater use of online public services, promoting innovation in ICT and augmenting potential in R&D.


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Mobile Subscription
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Internet Penetration
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Fixed broadband coverage
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