UncategorizedDecember 23, 2011

The civic and community engagement of religiously active Americans

Those who are active in church, religious, or spiritual organizations are often more deeply involved in their communities than those who are not members of such groups.

UncategorizedDecember 14, 2011

State of Social Media: 2011

Senior Research Specialist Mary Madden will present the Project’s latest research on social media adoption.

UncategorizedNovember 15, 2011

Why Americans use social media

Social networking sites are appealing as a way to maintain contact with close ties and reconnect with old friends.

UncategorizedNovember 9, 2011

Teens, kindness and cruelty on social network sites

How American teens navigate the new world of “digital citizenship”

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.

UncategorizedSeptember 21, 2011

Are consumers really networked? And, if they are, should you care?

Senior Fellow Jim Jansen is speaking at Advance 2011: Rediscovering the consumer.

UncategorizedSeptember 20, 2011

The social media landscape

Lee Rainie was asked to present about the state of social media, in particular how non-profit groups might think about using social media to promote their missions. He cites the newest data from Pew Internet Project surveys and describes how the “…

PublicationsSeptember 18, 2011

Medicine 2.0: Peer-to-peer healthcare

Peer-to-peer healthcare is a way for people to do what they have always done – lend a hand, lend an ear, lend advice – but at internet speed and at internet scale.

UncategorizedSeptember 18, 2011

Medicine 2.0

The internet provides access not only to information, but also to each other, and Pew Internet’s research documents how this has transformed the health communications landscape over the last 10 years.

UncategorizedSeptember 15, 2011

When Networked Individuals Roamed the Earth (video)

Director Lee Rainie spoke about how the technology revolution has changed the way people interact and create communities.