Couples, the Internet, and Social Media
The internet, cell phones and social media have become key actors in the lives of many American couples. Technology is a source of support and communication as well as tension, and couples say it has both good and bad impacts on their relationships.
Quiz: Online Dating: What’s Your View?
Technology is fundamentally changing the nature of relationships in America, and online dating sites are an important part of that story. See how your views about online dating stack up with the rest of the population by first answering a few questions, then compare your responses with the 2,252 randomly sampled adults who took part in a nationally representative survey conducted by the Pew Research Center.
The internet, cell phones, and social media are the new wingmen.
The demographics of those who care for someone
Family Caregivers and Health Care Info
Sources of health care information for family caregivers
How Online Family Caregivers Interact with their Health Online
The percent of online caregivers vs. other internet users who have interacted with their health online in the following ways
Family Caregivers are Wired for Health
39% of U.S. adults provide care for a loved one, up from 30% in 2010, and many navigate health care with the help of technology
The tone of life on social networking sites
85% of the adults who use social media report that people are usually kind on the sites. At the same time, 49% have witnessed mean and offensive behavior and they usually respond by ignoring it.
Why most Facebook users get more than they give
The effect of Facebook “power users” on everybody else
The new education ecology
Lee Rainie discusses Pew Internet’s most recent findings about Americans use the internet and their mobile devices to learn, share, and create information.