UncategorizedDecember 22, 2009

Latinos Online, 2006-2008

64% of Latino adults ages 18 and older used the internet in 2008, compared with 54% of Latinos in 2006.

UncategorizedDecember 2, 2009

Networked Learners

How technology has affected the way “digital natives” search for, gather and act on information.

UncategorizedNovember 20, 2009

The New Information Ecology

Recent trends in Internet and mobile use and how information seekers come in different shapes and sizes.

UncategorizedOctober 8, 2009

Adults on Social Network Sites, 2005-2009

The percentage of adult internet users on social network sites from 2005-2009. From Amanda Lenhart’s presentation, The Democratization of Online Social Networks.

UncategorizedOctober 6, 2009

The Patient is In

Health 2.0: User-Generated Healthcare showcased patient advocates and their use of technology in pursuit of better health. Susannah Fox provided context for the discussion based on a national survey of people living with chronic conditions.

UncategorizedSeptember 10, 2009

The New Online Demographics: What the Numbers Mean for Providers, Advertisers and Safety

Representatives from the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, the Pew Internet & American Life Project and the U.S. Internet Industry Association (USIIA) will discuss the new communities coming online in record numbers in the United St…

UncategorizedAugust 19, 2009

Teens and Mobile Phones Over the Past Five Years: Pew Internet Looks Back

The Project first surveyed teenagers about their mobile phones in 2004 when a survey showed that 45% of teens had a cell phone. Since then mobile phone use has climbed steadily among teens to 63% in 2006 and 71% in 2008.

UncategorizedAugust 19, 2009

Broadband’s Impact on Citizen Engagement

The goal of this FCC workshop was to assess, and facilitate a conversation about, the current state of data on broadband adoption and utilization, as well as the associated measurement and other challenges. Susannah Fox discussed the Pew Internet …

UncategorizedJuly 22, 2009

Wireless Internet Use

More than half of Americans – 56% – have accessed the internet wirelessly on some device, such as a laptop, cell phone, MP3 player, or game console.

UncategorizedJune 17, 2009

Home Broadband Adoption 2009

Broadband adoption increases, but monthly prices do, too.