PublicationsMay 17, 2017

Tech Adoption Climbs Among Older Adults

Nearly two-thirds of those age 65 and older go online and a record share now own smartphones – although many seniors remain relatively divorced from digital life.

PresentationsApril 29, 2014

Older adults and technology

The Pew Research Center’s latest data on older adults and technology

PublicationsApril 3, 2014

Older Adults and Technology Use

Adoption is increasing, but many seniors remain isolated from digital life

UncategorizedSeptember 15, 2012

Senior Citizens and Digital Technology

Lee Rainie will describe the Project’s research about those 65 and older use of technology

UncategorizedJune 6, 2012

Older adults and internet use

For the first time, half of American adults ages 65 and older are online.

UncategorizedMarch 28, 2012

Baby Boomers and Technology

How Baby Boomers use technology

UncategorizedFebruary 18, 2012

Speaking the language of the next generation

How the Millennials Generation consumes, produces, and shares information

UncategorizedOctober 18, 2011

Older Adults and Social Media

Mary will present the Pew Internet Project’s latest data on social media participation among older American adults, including new findings about user motivations and the role of mobile devices.

UncategorizedFebruary 3, 2011

Generations and their gadgets

While many devices have become popular across generations, younger adults are leading the way in increased mobility, preferring laptops to desktops and using their cell phones for a variety of functions.

UncategorizedFebruary 3, 2011

A closer look at generations and cell phone ownership

Eighty-five percent of Americans age 18 and older own a cell phone, and one-third (33%) of those who do not own a cell phone live in a household with at least one working mobile phone. This means that overall, overall, 90% of all adults live in a hou…