Time has named France the best country for technology news today.
The country ranks in the top half of the top 10 countries in the world for both technology news and for social media.
It also has the most social media users in the country.
Time also says the country has the second-most mobile internet users in Europe, behind Germany.
The UK is in third place, followed by Italy, the Netherlands, Germany and Belgium.
Other countries in Time’s top 10 include the United States, Spain, the United Kingdom and Canada.
The company says France also has an advantage in terms of economic growth.
The country’s economic growth is projected to reach 6.5% in 2022, compared with Germany’s 7.3%.
Time said the country’s technology sector is “strong and thriving”.
“With its strong leadership, ambitious research and development efforts and strong digital economy, the country is well placed to compete globally with its more established rivals,” it said.