Multi-section ReportsDecember 28, 2005

How Women and Men Use the Internet

Men continue to pursue many internet activities more intensively than women. At the same time, trend data show that women are catching up in overall use and are framing their online experience with a greater emphasis on deepening connections with peo…

Multi-section ReportsNovember 27, 2005

About 25 million people have used the internet to sell something

One in six internet users has used the internet to sell things and traffic to online classified sites has risen 80% in the past year.

Multi-section ReportsNovember 24, 2005

13 million Americans made donations online after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita

9% of online Americans made donations on the internet to relief efforts and 7 million set up their own hurricane relief efforts using the internet.

Multi-section ReportsNovember 20, 2005

Big jump in search engine use

Nearly 60 million online Americans use search engines on an average day.

Multi-section ReportsNovember 2, 2005

Teen Content Creators and Consumers

American teenagers today are utilizing the interactive capabilities of the internet as they create and share their own media creations.

Multi-section ReportsOctober 5, 2005

Digital Divisions

There are clear differences among those with broadband connections, dial-up connections, and no connections at all to the internet.

Multi-section ReportsSeptember 21, 2005

Broadband Adoption in the United States: Growing but Slowing

The growth in home high-speed internet adoption, after growing quickly in the past several years, has slowed down and is poised to slow even further.

Multi-section ReportsAugust 2, 2005

The Internet at School

There has been a 45% increase since 2000 in the number of teenagers who use the internet at school.

Multi-section ReportsJuly 27, 2005

Teens and Technology

Today’s American teens live in a world enveloped by communications technologies; the internet and cell phones have become a central force that fuels the rhythm of daily life.

Multi-section ReportsJuly 20, 2005

Tech Term Awareness

The average American internet user is not sure what podcasting is, what an RSS feed does, or what the term “phishing” means.