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May 19, 2008The Baltimore Sun
"Forget the hype about online shopping. Americans may use the Internet to research their purchases - but the information they find there doesn't necessarily clinch the deal.And when it comes to actually laying out cash, most prefer doing i...
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May 19, 2008MediaPost Publications
"While the Internet has become a key information source for researching products, it doesn't have a major impact on consumers' final purchases, according to a new study.Findings from the Pew Internet & American Life Project survey that tra...
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May 18, 2008Associated Press, Google News
"The Internet is routinely used when making buying decisions, but its influence is small compared with offline channels such as friends and sales personnel, a new study finds.Sunday's report from the Pew Internet and American Life Project ...
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of cell internet users say they experience slow download speeds that prevent things from loading as quickly as they would like. Of those cell internet users, 46% face slow download speeds weekly or more frequently.
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.