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Oct 6, 2005The Dallas Morning News
"About one-fifth of Americans don't have home Internet access and have never been online, potentially leaving them without access to crucial information, according to a study released Wednesday.The population of Internet users continues to...
Oct 5, 2005The Mercury News
"NEW YORK - Despite progress getting Americans online - particularly through high-speed connections - 32 percent of adults remain unconnected, some of them by choice, a new study finds.While nearly a third of nonusers cite lack of access a...
Sep 26, 2005The Boston Globe
"First the dial tone, followed by touch-tone beeps, a high-pitched squeal, and the hiss of white noise. It's the sound of an old-fashioned telephone modem dialing onto the Net, and many of you haven't heard it in years.According to the Pew...
Sep 25, 2005Greensboro News and Record
"Got something to say? Better pull out your cell phone; pencil and paper just don't cut it anymore.At least, that's the case for many teenagers.Text messaging is the new language of choice, and typing on cell phones is rapidly repl...
Sep 24, 2005The Miami Herald
"Growing up in Queens, N.Y., Antoinette Schreffler knew of one quick and easy way to keep in touch with her friends. She walked over to their houses.Her daughter Samantha, a 13-year-old eighth-grader, wouldn't think of hoofing around her C...
Sep 23, 2005Tech News World
"Fewer of the remaining Americans not hooked up to the Internet are getting online, and fewer existing dial-up users are spending enough time on the Web to want to move up to broadband access, reports the Pew Internet Project in its latest study ...
Sep 22, 2005The Mercury News
"So many Americans have already moved from slower to high-speed Internet connections on their home computers that the growth rate of new high-speed customers is tapering off, a new report says.The Pew Research Center found that from Decemb...
Sep 22, 2005The Baltimore Sun
"If you read a newspaper, watch TV or surf the Web, it's hard to avoid that Verizon ad - the one that offers broadband Internet service for $14.95 a month.Actually, call it Broadband Lite. With a maximum download speed of 768 kilobits per ...
Sep 21, 2005CNET News.com
"Americans are putting the brakes on broadband adoption growth, according to a new study.The survey, published by independent think tank Pew Internet & American Life Project, found that high-speed Internet adoption, after growing quickly i...
Sep 21, 2005Forbes.com
"After years of double-digit growth, the rate at which Americans are switching to high-speed broadband Internet connections is slowing considerably and could slow further. That the U.S. is a laggard in broadband penetration--the country ranks 12th...
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The Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project is one of seven projects that make up the Pew Research Center. The Center is supported by The Pew Charitable Trusts.
The Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project is one of seven projects that make up the Pew Research Center. The Center is supported by The Pew Charitable Trust.