Report Jan. 6, 2014

African Americans and Technology Use

While African Americans continue to trail whites when it comes to internet use and home broadband adoption overall, young African Americans are just as likely as their white counterparts to use the internet and have especially high rates of Twitter use.

Commentary Mar. 29, 2013

Why Pew Internet does not regularly report statistics for Asian-Americans and their technology use

We hope this article sheds light on some of the challenges of reporting survey results from some populations.

Presentations Oct. 17, 2012

Digital Differences

Pew Internet Research Analyst Kathryn Zickuhr discussed differences in how different demographic groups use technology at the WSU Elliott School of Communications’ annual Comm Week conference.

Commentary Feb. 16, 2012

Health, Technology, and Communities of Color

As mobile, social tools spread throughout the population, people are connecting with each other. Why not harness those tools for health?

Presentations Jan. 25, 2011

Who’s on What: Social Media Trends Among Communities of Color

Senior Research Specialist Aaron Smith presents the Pew Internet Project’s latest findings on the use of social media by communities of color to the California Immunization Coalition. (Updated with slides)

Presentations Jan. 6, 2011

Asian-Americans and Technology

Director Lee Rainie spoke at the Organization of Chinese Americans Broadband Summit about Pew Research examining how Asian-Americans use technology, including broadband adoption and online activities.

Commentary Sep. 17, 2010

Technology Trends Among People of Color

Trends in technology use and adoption among African-Americans and Latinos

Presentations Sep. 16, 2010

Socially Diverse: Engaging and Mobilizing Communities of Color with Social Media

Aaron Smith will speak at CAPAF’s Internet Advocacy Roundtable to discuss how to best use social media to engage and mobilize diverse constituencies.

Commentary Aug. 12, 2010

Problems associated with surveying small demographic groups

Why doesn’t Pew Internet report findings for Asians, Pacific Islanders or other groups as part of its standard demographic variables?

Commentary May. 18, 2010

Explaining racial differences in attitudes towards government use of social media

How do we explain the disparity between African-Americans’ and Hispanics’ views of the importance of government social media versus whites?