How Women and Men Use the Internet
Men continue to pursue many internet activities more intensively than women. At the same time, trend data show that women are catching up in overall use and are framing their online experience with a greater emphasis on deepening connections with peo…
Online Photo Services
The holiday season is upon us again, and with it comes the annual flurry of photo-taking and sharing among family and friends.
If you’re a regular internet activity tracker, you’ll be interested to know that we’ve updated the internet activities lists and demographics table on our website to reflect the new data gathered from our latest survey.
About 25 million people have used the internet to sell something
One in six internet users has used the internet to sell things and traffic to online classified sites has risen 80% in the past year.
13 million Americans made donations online after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita
9% of online Americans made donations on the internet to relief efforts and 7 million set up their own hurricane relief efforts using the internet.
Big jump in search engine use
Nearly 60 million online Americans use search engines on an average day.
Teen Content Creators and Consumers
American teenagers today are utilizing the interactive capabilities of the internet as they create and share their own media creations.
Skype and glaciers
The thrill of getting an internet phone call from 35,000 feet.
Hurricane Katrina: In the face of disaster and chaos, people use the internet to coordinate relief
n the days after Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast region and knocked out cell phone towers and landline telephone service, citizens, local community organizations, government agencies and news outlets turned to the internet as a communi…
Internet users who have Mozilla’s Firefox browser are more likely than other internet users to say they started using a different browser to block unwanted software (like spyware).