65% of internet users have paid for online content
65% of internet users have paid to access or download some kind of digital content. Music and software are the most common kinds of content purchased.
Politics goes mobile
More than a quarter of American adults – 26% – used their cell phones to learn about or participate in the 2010 mid-term election campaign.
Major trends in how different generations of Americans use the internet
A summary of recent research related to cancer and the internet.
8% of online Americans use Twitter
Eight percent of online adults use Twitter. It is particularly popular with young adults, minorities, and those who live in cities.
Use of the internet in higher-income households
Those in households earning over $75,000 are different from other Americans in their tech ownership and use.
4% of online Americans use location-based services
4% of online adults use a location-based service such as Foursquare or Gowalla that allows them to share their location with friends and to find others who are nearby.
Mobile Health 2010
The online health-information environment is going mobile, particularly among younger adults.
Americans and their gadgets
As the digital world has expanded far beyond the desktop, consumers can now choose from an array of devices capable of satisfying their need for â€œanytime, anywhereâ€ access to news, information, friends and entertainment.
Video calling and video chat
19% of Americans have tried video calls or video chat or teleconferencing online and on cell phones.