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Sep 16, 2013Maeve Duggan, Aaron Smith
57% of American adults use their cell phone to go online. 21% of cell phone owners say they mostly access the internet using their phone.
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Mobile internet refers to online access that occurs wirelessly using a handheld device or laptop computer. Read a summary of Pew Internet's mobile research.
Apr 7, 2011Kristen Purcell
Kristen Purcell's keynote address at the Museums and the Web annual conference, held April 6-10 in Philadelphia, PA.
More in: Education, Mobile, New Media Ecology, Web 2.0
Mar 31, 2011Amanda Lenhart
This symposium at SRCD's biennial meeting examines how adolescent boys and girls communicate with peers via text messaging.
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Mar 29, 2011Kristen Purcell
Trends that are revolutionizing how people consume information and reshaping the public’s expectations about information access and immersion.
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Beth Teitell, Boston Globe
Mar 27, 2011
A Pew Research Center study from 2010 reported that more than four out of five teens with cellphones sleep with the phone on or near the bed, sometimes falling asleep with it in their hands in the middle of a conversation. Pew researchers did not ask...
Mar 24, 2011Kristen Purcell
Kristen will present the latest Pew Internet findings on participatory and mobile news consumption, and the level of public interest in religious and spiritual news and information.
More in: News, Religion, Mobile
Mar 23, 2011Kristen Purcell, Michael Dimock
A new survey finds that Americans under age 40 are as likely to donate to Japan disaster relief through electronic means as traditional means like the phone or postal mail
More in: Mobile, Communities
Amy Gahran, CNN
Mar 16, 2011
(CNN) -- When you want news or information about your community, do you sometimes turn to your cell phone or tablet computer? If so, you've got plenty of company.
According to ...
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Mar 14, 2011Kristen Purcell, Lee Rainie, Tom Rosenstiel, Amy Mitchell
47% of American adults use their cellphones and tablet computers to get local news and information
More in: News, Mobile, New Media Ecology
Mar 11, 2011Susannah Fox
Susannah Fox presented Pew Internet's latest research on peer-to-peer healthcare and mobile access.
More in: Health, Mobile, Women and Men, Teens
Mickey Meece, New York Times
Feb 5, 2011
But all of this amped-up productivity comes with a growing sense of unease. Too often, people find themselves with little time to concentrate and reflect on their work. Or to be truly present with their friends and family.
There’s a palpable sense...
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Amanda LenhartFamily Online Safety Institute
Susannah FoxUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore
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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.