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Jun 6, 2012Kathryn Zickuhr, Mary Madden
For the first time, half of American adults ages 65 and older are online.
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High-speed access to the internet at home has risen steadily in recent years. Read a summary of our research related to broadband.
Aug 31, 2007John Horrigan
Grumpy Broadband Users Call into WYPR's Marc Steiner Show
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Stephen T. Watson, The Buffalo News, N.Y., McClatchy-Tribune Regional News
Aug 20, 2007
"It's a wireless, broadband world, and rapidly evolving technology connects us all.
High-speed Internet networks instantly carry e-mails, phone calls and video files across the globe. Cell phones are essentially miniature computers. Handheld GPS de...
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Aug 1, 2007John Horrigan
When you look at the data on Americans without broadband at home, it suggests it will take time to get these holdouts off the digital sidelines.
Jul 17, 2007John Horrigan
This presentation contains charts on trends in home broadband adoption, focusing on the 2005 to 2007 timeframe.
Eric Benderoff, Chicago Tribune
Jul 6, 2007
" Adoption of high-speed Internet at home has almost tripled over the last two years among African-American users, a "phenomenal" increase that puts black usage much closer to the rate seen by whites and English-speaking Hispanics, according to a new...
Bob Keefe, Cox Washington Bureau, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Jul 4, 2007
"Nearly half of all Americans now have high-speed Internet service at home, but the growth rate for broadband service is slowing sharply, and it's still uncommon among poor and rural residents, according to a new study.
About 47 percent of adult Am...
Jul 3, 2007John Horrigan, Aaron Smith
47% of adults have high-speed internet connections at home as of early March 2007, up five percentage points from a year earlier.
Anick Jesdanun, Associated Press Newswires
Jul 3, 2007
" The rate of broadband adoption is slowing in the United States, partly because service providers already have grabbed the easiest converts, a study has found.
Price reductions and other factors led to 40 percent growth in adoption from March 2005...
Jun 21, 2007Susannah Fox
In 1998, 57% of non-internet users said they worry "not at all" about missing out on something by not going online.
May 22, 2007John Horrigan
This presentation was made at the OECD's Workshop entitled: "The economic and social impacts of broadband communications: From ICT measurement to policy implications."
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Lee RainieGeorgetown Public Policy Institute Annual Conference
Kathryn ZickuhrWichita State University's Elliott School of Communications
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of cell owners receive unwanted sales or marketing calls at one time or another. And 25% of cell owners encounter this problem at least a few times a week or more frequently.
The Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project is one of seven projects that make up the Pew Research Center. The Center is supported by The Pew Charitable Trusts.
The Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project is one of seven projects that make up the Pew Research Center. The Center is supported by The Pew Charitable Trust.