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Sep 16, 2013Maeve Duggan, Aaron Smith
57% of American adults use their cell phone to go online. 21% of cell phone owners say they mostly access the internet using their phone.
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Mobile internet refers to online access that occurs wirelessly using a handheld device or laptop computer. Read a summary of Pew Internet's mobile research.
Jun 12, 2013Mary Madden
Senior Researcher Mary Madden delivered the keynote address for the Lawlor Symposium's summer seminar.
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Amy O'Leary, The New York Times
Jun 10, 2013
While nearly every demographic group showed an increase in tablet ownership over the last year, the report said, the fastest-growing groups included more affluent households making over $75,000 a year, college graduates as well as adults bet...
Suzanne Choney, NBC News
"The question of how parents are using these devices with their children is certainly a fascinating one," Kathryn Zickuhr, Pew research analyst told NBC News.
"Even though parents are more likely to read e-books than adults without minor children ...
Hayley Tsukayama, Washington Post
Older, more wealthy users are the most likely to buy a tablet, said Pew research analyst Kathryn Zickuhr.
She said that in many ways tablet adoption follows the “common adoption pattern” of other technology, in which those with higher incomes and ...
Jun 10, 2013Kathryn Zickuhr
Tablet adoption has almost doubled over the past year. A third of American adults now own a tablet computer, including almost half of those ages 35-44 and a majority of those in higher income households.
Amy Gahran, Knight Digital Media Center
Jun 6, 2013
In the past year the U.S. crossed a mobile tipping point: now, most cell phones in use here are smartphones. According to a new Pew report 56% of all American adults are now smartphone users.
But, as author William Gibson observed: "The future is ...
For the first time, Pew Internet has found that cell phone ownership among adults has exceeded 90%.
Hayley Tsukayama, The Washington Post
Jun 5, 2013
For the first time, a majority of American adults are now smartphone owners, according to a study released Wednesday.
The Pew [Research Center's Internet and American Life Project] found that 56 percent of all American adults now use mobile phones...
Jun 5, 2013Aaron Smith
56% of American adults now own a smartphone of some kind; Android and iPhone owners account for half of the cell phone user population. Higher income adults and those under age 35 lead the way when it comes to smartphone ownership.
May 29, 2013Mary Madden
Session focused on identifying and using appropriate technologies to conduct research on low-income populations.
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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.