(TechNewsDaily) Americans that live in higher-income homes are more likely to use the Internet to get the news, own multiple Internet devices and pay bills online, according to a Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project report.
About 95 percent of Americans who live in households earning $75,000 or more a year use the Internet at least occasionally, compared with 70 percent of those living in households earning less than $75,000.
"Those who are better off financially capitalize on many of the tools that define Internet use," said Jim Jansen, Senior Fellow at the Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project and author of a report about Internet usage among higher-income households. "These higher-income Americans use the Internet in higher numbers and greater frequency than their less well-off peers." Read More