UncategorizedDecember 22, 2009

Latinos Online, 2006-2008

64% of Latino adults ages 18 and older used the internet in 2008, compared with 54% of Latinos in 2006.

UncategorizedDecember 15, 2009

Teens and Sexting

4% of cell-owners ages 12 to 17 have sent sexually suggestive images of themselves by phone; 15% of cell owners that age have received “sexts” containing images of someone they know.

UncategorizedDecember 15, 2009

Teens and Sexting

How and why minor teens are sending sexually suggestive nude or nearly nude images via text messaging.

UncategorizedDecember 14, 2009

The Stupid Cancer Show

Susannah Fox discusses Pew Internet’s health research, including a special survey of people living with cancer.

UncategorizedDecember 11, 2009

How to survive in the new media ecology

Trends in the use of digital technology and what they mean to museums.

UncategorizedDecember 10, 2009

Online participation in the social media era

Research Specialist Aaron Smith discusses online participation and social media at the 2009 Symposium on Racing and Gaming in Tucson.

UncategorizedDecember 2, 2009

Networked Learners

How technology has affected the way “digital natives” search for, gather and act on information.

UncategorizedNovember 20, 2009

The New Information Ecology

Recent trends in Internet and mobile use and how information seekers come in different shapes and sizes.

UncategorizedNovember 20, 2009

Participatory Culture + Health Care

Quick answers to frequently-asked questions: Is a cultural shift affecting health care? How do people judge the quality of health information online? Are patients ready for this?

UncategorizedNovember 18, 2009

Teen Content Creators

Slides about teen content creators, shown at The Power of Youth Voice: What Kids Learn When They Create With Digital Media.