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Pew Research Center:
Pew 2017 study of news use on social media: 55% of US people aged 50+ get news on social sites, up 10% YoY; Twitter users who get news on site up 15% YoY to 74%   —  As of August 2017, two-thirds (67%) of Americans report that they get at least some of their news on social media …
Sep 7, 2017, 3:20 PMIn context
Pew Research Center:
Report documents the views of 1.3K tech experts, scholars, businesspeople, and government leaders on the future of algorithms and their impact on society   —  Algorithms are instructions for solving a problem or completing a task.  Recipes are algorithms, as are math equations.  Computer code is algorithmic.
Feb 12, 2017, 2:00 AMIn context
Pew Research Center:
Report: 79% of US consumers have shopped online, up from 22% in 2000, while 51% have shopped using a mobile phone, 15% buy something online weekly   —  Americans are incorporating a wide range of digital tools and platforms into their purchasing decisions and buying habits, according to a Pew Research Center survey of U.S. adults.
Dec 25, 2016, 1:55 AMIn context
Andrew Perrin / Pew Research Center:
One-fifth of Americans report going online ‘almost constantly’   —  As smartphones and other mobile devices have become more widespread, some 21% of Americans now report that they go online “almost constantly,” according to a Pew Research Center survey.  —  Overall, 73% of Americans go online on a daily basis.
Dec 9, 2015, 9:30 AMIn context
Pew Research Center:
18% of online Americans have had important personal information stolen, up from 11% last year   —  More online Americans say they've experienced a personal data breach  —  As news of large-scale data breaches and vulnerabilities grows, new findings from the Pew Research Center suggest …
Apr 14, 2014, 7:50 PMIn context
Pew Research Center:
Twitter Reaction to Events Often at Odds with Overall Public Opinion   —  The reaction on Twitter to major political events and policy decisions often differs a great deal from public opinion as measured by surveys.  This is the conclusion of a year-long Pew Research Center study that compared …
Mar 5, 2013, 5:25 AMIn context
Pew Research Center:
71% of Online Adults Now Use Video-Sharing Sites   —  More online Americans are using video-sharing sites— and they are doing so more frequently.  As of May 2011, 71% of online adults reported watching videos on a video-sharing site such as YouTube or Vimeo.  A demographic portrait of these site users is in the table below.
Jul 26, 2011, 1:10 PMIn context
Jim Jansen / Pew Research Center:
The Better-Off Online   —  People in higher-income households are different from other Americans in their tech ownership and use.  Analysis of several recent surveys conducted by the Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Projects finds key differences between those who live …
Nov 24, 2010, 3:40 AMIn context
Pew Research Center:
Tech Times: Media Coverage of Technology   —  Overview The mainstream news media have offered the American public a divided view of how information technology influences society, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism.
Sep 27, 2010, 12:10 PMIn context
PewResearch.org:
The Future of Online Socializing   —  Overview  —  The social benefits of internet use will far outweigh the negatives over the next decade, according to experts.  They say this is because email, social networks, and other online tools offer “low friction” opportunities to create, enhance …
Jul 5, 2010, 4:10 AMIn context

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