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Jun 6, 2012Kathryn Zickuhr, Mary Madden
For the first time, half of American adults ages 65 and older are online.
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High-speed access to the internet at home has risen steadily in recent years. Read a summary of our research related to broadband.
Aug 12, 2004Susannah Fox
My favorite was a ride in the front seat of a rollercoaster called California Screamin’. Sure, I’m stuck at my desk today, but for a couple minutes I was vicariously lurching and leaning in Disneyland.
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Jun 27, 2004John Horrigan, Alan Hepner
While telephone calling using Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) has attracted considerable attention in the business community and among policymakers, 27% of Internet users in the United States – or 17% of all Americans – have heard of the service....
Edward C. Baig , USA Today
Apr 19, 2004
Broadband is fast gaining broad acceptance. More than half the Internet users in the USA have speedy connections somewhere in their lives. So says a survey of 2,200 Americans over 18, released today by the non-profit Pew Internet & American Life Proj...
Matt Richtel, The New York Times
'I bring a newspaper and sit and read,' said Alex Pope of Berkeley, Calif., explaining how he passes time waiting to download data, like the music programs for upcoming symphonies, on dial-up. Mr. Pope, 74, a retired lawyer, does not have the option ...
Apr 19, 2004John Horrigan
According to the February 2004 survey of the Pew Internet & American Life Project, 55% of American Internet users have access to broadband either at home or in the workplace. Fully 39% of U.S. online users have broadband access at home.
Mar 17, 2004
This data set includes questions about the internet and social ties and relationships.
More in: Communities, Broadband
Mar 1, 2004
This dataset contains tracking questions about online activities. It also contains an extensive battery of questions pertaining to the volume of “spam” email, music downloading, instant messaging, broadband, and VOIP.
More in: Broadband, Seniors
Feb 5, 2004Lee Rainie, John Horrigan
This presentation summarizes data from the report: “Cable and Internet Loom Large in Fragmented Political News Universe” and was done in conjunction with the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press.
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Seth Schiesel, The New York Times
Nov 24, 2003
Data on the trend is hard to come by, but in a report released yesterday, the Pew Internet and American Life Project, a nonprofit research group, estimated that 2 percent of Americans have canceled traditional phone service in favor of a cellphone an...
More in: Broadband, Future of the Internet, Technology User Types, New Media Ecology, Music, Video
Yuki Noguchi, The Washington Post
The tech elite, by comparison, consisted mostly of mid-thirtysomethings who spend an average of $169 a month on information goods. People in their early twenties are also leaders in designing online content, participating in online groups, and downlo...
More in: Broadband, Email, New Media Ecology, Technology User Types, Future of the Internet, Video, Music
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Lee RainieGeorgetown Public Policy Institute Annual Conference
Kathryn ZickuhrWichita State University's Elliott School of Communications
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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.