Multi-section ReportsJune 20, 2007

Don’t Blame Me: It’s the Phone’s Fault!

Pew Internet’s typology of information and communications technology users tells us a lot about how far along we are — or aren’t — in the "information society."

Multi-section ReportsMay 6, 2007

A Typology of Information and Communication Technology Users

Half of all American adults are only occasional users of modern information gadgetry, while 8% are avid participants in all that digital life has to offer

Multi-section ReportsMay 28, 2006

Home Broadband Adoption 2006

Adoption of high-speed internet at home grew twice as fast in the year prior to March 2006 than in the same time frame from 2004 to 2005. Middle-income Americans accounted for much of the increase.

Multi-section ReportsApril 26, 2006

Internet Penetration and Impact

Internet penetration has now reached 73% for all American adults. Internet users note big improvements in their ability to shop and the way they pursue hobbies and personal interests online.

Pew Research CenterApril 6, 2006

February-April 2006 Gadgets and Internet Typology

This dataset contains questions about usage and attitudes towards Information and Communication Technologies. It served as the basis for the May 2007 “Typology of Information and Communication Technology Users”, and was also used in the “Home Bro…