UncategorizedNovember 26, 2007

Is it possible to end the opposition between books and the internet?

Is it possible to end the opposition between books and the internet?

UncategorizedNovember 21, 2007

Boot Camp for Internet Addicts?

While South Korea has launched a boot camp for internet addicts, don’t expect any in the U.S. too soon.

UncategorizedNovember 19, 2007

Is video gaming becoming the next family bonding activity?

Is video gaming becoming the next family bonding activity?

UncategorizedNovember 14, 2007

Measuring Broadband

Imperfect or absent data are rarely mentioned in policy discussions. Yet the communications policy debate in the United States today is inseparable from debates about the data used to make claims about policy propositions. Policymakers are beginning …

UncategorizedNovember 14, 2007

A Different Kind of Random Sampling

As fascinating as it can be to discover surprising patterns and stories living beneath a heaping pile of numbers, sometimes you can’t fully capture that narrative in numbers or words.

UncategorizedNovember 14, 2007

Why We Don’t Know Enough About Broadband in the U.S.

Half of all Americans now have broadband at home, according to the Pew Internet Project’s September 2007 survey, marking the first time that as many as 50% of respondents say they have high-speed internet connections at home. This milestone in broad…

UncategorizedNovember 12, 2007

Amicus Brief Alert

How the Fair Housing Act intersected with Pew Internet Project data via Craigslist.

UncategorizedNovember 9, 2007

Should I Classmate, Mixi or Orkut?

Should I Classmate, Mixi or Orkut? A simpleton’s guide to social networking.

UncategorizedNovember 8, 2007

Expert Opinions

If only 20% of auto shops accurately diagnose car troubles, a lot of people may understand that, for cars and other matters, another opinion is well worth seeking.

UncategorizedNovember 7, 2007

Is there too much pressure to be social online?

MySpace, Facebook, OpenSocial … technology keeps pushing us to be social online. Do we even have a choice anymore?