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Nov 1, 2013Associated Press
In spite of the unfavorable baggage and no revenue, Snapchat is growing. The company has raised about $70 million in venture funding from investors such as Institutional Venture Partners and Benchmark Capital. The Pew Research Center found in a re...
Nov 1, 2013Christian Science Monitor
And while 2013 won't be remembered as the year that Facebook died (or even faltered), it does seem to be a turning point in the social network's history, as it pivots from the end-all-be-all to the conservative favorite among an unruly pack of soc...
Oct 30, 2013New York Times
According to a survey conducted in July by the Pew Internet Center, most Americans said they believed that existing laws w...
Oct 29, 2013Chicago Tribune
Online dating no longer carries the kind of stubborn stigma that, even a decade ago, used to compel couples who met on dating sites to come up with a clever, different — and fake — story about how they met.
But even today, when almost e...
Oct 29, 2013Associated Press
Google is introducing more tools to automatically edit images posted on its Plus networking service in its latest attempt to lure traffic away from Facebook and other online hangouts.
Most of the 18 new features unveiled Tuesday rely on...
Oct 28, 2013TIME
Fellow Instagrammers, the day we’ve all known has been coming is finally upon us: Instagram ads are here, and there’s nothing we can do to stop them. Whether you think they spell the end of times for the photo-sharing app, have accepted them as an...
Oct 28, 2013AFP
The Pew Research Center survey found 54 percent of US Internet users now post original pictures or videos online, up from 46 percent last year.
And 47 percent repost images or videos they discover online, the survey found.
Oct 24, 2013New York Times
In a prospectus released for investors last week, the company said its worldwide monthly users grew to 232 million in the third quarter, up from closer to 200 million early this year. Read More
Oct 21, 2013USA TODAY
Online dating and its newer relative — mobile dating apps — are increasingly a go-to option to meet a romantic partner, according to a Pew Research Center report that finds 11% of American adults have used either. Among those who have, 66% have go...
Oct 21, 2013Associated Press
Online dating is shedding its stigma as a refuge for the desperate, but people who use sites such as Match.com and eHarmony are still in the minority.
Thirty-eight percent of Americans who are "single and looking" say they've used an o...
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The Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project is one of seven projects that make up the Pew Research Center. The Center is supported by The Pew Charitable Trusts.
The Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project is one of seven projects that make up the Pew Research Center. The Center is supported by The Pew Charitable Trust.