U.S. Census Bureau Releases 2007 Abstract
It’s that time of year again, when data-hungry researchers and citizens get the early Christmas gift of the Statistical Abstract of the United States.
Young, Restless, Looking to Move
51% of internet users ages 18 to 29 have looked online for housing information and 9% do so on a typical day.
Teens, IM and Mark Foley
Now that the election is long past and the Mark Foley scandal is perhaps a slightly less inflammatory subject, we can address some of the inquiries that we’ve gotten about young people and instant messaging.
More than half of internet users have taken virtual tours — nearly doubling the number who had done so in late 2004.
As we’ve seen during this election season, participating online can also motivate users to participate offline.
New Workers, New Workplaces
Young workers who have grown up with the internet, cell phones, video games, iPods, and digital cameras are different from their elders. Those who are now hiring the young “digital natives” need to recognize how they have grown up in a unique worl…
Online Traffic Jam
Three perspectives on measuring online traffic.
The Afterlife of Text Messages
A company bought 10 phones on eBay and then “resurrected” information on them.
New Data on How Americans Use the Internet
Those who are regular users of our data will find that we’ve recently posted an updated and reorganized version of our “Usage Over Time” spreadsheet in the Latest Trends section of our website.
Internet Use Among Cancer Patients
E-patients have a huge appetite for high-quality, relevant content.