Social Networking on the Radio
Last week my colleague, Amanda Lenhart, appeared on the Kojo Nnamdi show to talk about the opportunities and hazards that come with using social networking sites.
Ads in Google news aren’t entirely relevant — yet
Google has started placing ads on Google News pages. How’s that working out?
Medpedia launched this week, prompting questions from many corners about how it fits in to the current realities of the health care world.
Twitterers ponder the new News Media-scape
Lee Rainie’s speech at the Integrated Media Association meeting was a hit on Twitter.
The Future of Music Policy
The Future of Music Coalition’s Policy Day brings together musicians, techies, policymakers and advocates to discuss the changing music and technology policy landscape.
Twitter and status updating
As of December 2008, 11% of online American adults said they used a service like Twitter or another service that allowed them to share updates about themselves or to see the updates of others.
Rare Diseases and Online Resources
One in ten Americans is living with a rare disorder. The internet can be a vital source of information for people who may never have otherwise met someone else with their disease or condition.
Five Years of Free Friendship Online
The social networking juggernaut Facebook turns five years old today, and the chatter online about the birthday ranges from congratulatory to cautionary.
New social media research
Our colleagues at the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism have developed a New Media Index and are unveiling it today.
Generations Online in 2009
Over half of the adult internet population is between 18 and 44 years old. But larger percentages of older generations are online now than in the past, and they are doing more activities online.