New data on internet use and demographics
Our latest survey finds that more than half of home-internet users have broadband connections, and that there are 80 million e-shoppers, and that 14 million have contributed to charity online.
They’re dreaming of a blue Christmas
A new intersection for politics and consumerism has emerged that aspires to ignite an economic backlash to the 2004 election.
Surprising, strange, and wonderful data
A compendium of Pew Internet Project findings presented at the 10th Anniversary of the World Wide Web Consortium in Boston on December 1.
Young high-speed users flock to internet for campaign news
Got bandwidth at home? Like politics? If you answer ‘yes’ to these questions, and you’re young, the internet shaped what you learned about the presidential election.
Blogs on blogging
Blogs are emerging as an alternate source of news. Check out some blogs to learn more.
Political Online Advertising Update
DNC Post-debate ads assure that October will be a record month in political online ad spending
Clinical Trials? Old News to E-Patients
Medical journal editors are grabbing headlines this week for demanding a registry of clinical trials, but in fact, they are just catching up to savvy e-patients who have been asking for the same thing for years.
Playing the Game
As the GOP heads into its nominating convention, two new features on the president’s campaign web site warrant attention.
My favorite was a ride in the front seat of a rollercoaster called California Screamin’. Sure, I’m stuck at my desk today, but for a couple minutes I was vicariously lurching and leaning in Disneyland.
Democratic National Convention 2004
As the Democratic National Convention began, the presence of several dozen accredited bloggers reaped the lion’s share of attention from reporters on the Internet beat. But a two-minute cartoon parody of the presidential race has reaped the lion…