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79 percent of Americans now shop online, but it’s cost more than convenience that sways them

Eight in 10¬†Americans are now shopping online, according to a new study from Pew Research out this morning. That’s 79 percent of U.S. consumers who shop on the web or their phones, up from just

Most Americans Support FBI Over Apple, Finds Pew

Pew Research Center <a target="_blank" href="http://www.people-press.org/2016/02/22/more-support-for-justice-department-than-for-apple-in-dispute-over-unlocking-iphone/">has released</a> a study on th

In Emerging Markets, Internet Blamed For Having Negative Impact On Morality

A new study out this morning from Pew Research takes a deep dive into the impact that Internet access is having on emerging markets, especially in terms of how it’s shaping public opinion. Today

Pew Finds One-Third Of Americans Have Made Privacy Changes, Post-Snowden

File it under 'chilling effects': A new report by the Pew research centre suggests a sizable minority of people in the U.S. have changed their behavior and use of technology to try to avoid online gov

38% Of People Who Are “Single And Looking” Have Used A Dating Site Or App, Says Pew

One in 10 Americans have used a dating site or app, including 38% of people who currently describe themselves as "single and looking," according to <a target="_blank" href="http://pewinternet.org/Repo

Study: 37% Of U.S. Teens Now Use Video Chat, 27% Upload Videos

Video chat is still something quite a few people don't feel comfortable with. For U.S. teens, however, it is quickly becoming a pretty routine way of communicating with each other. According to a <a h

Report: One In Five U.S. Adults Does Not Use The Internet

Internet adoption among U.S. adults increased rapidly from the mid-90s to about 2005. Since then, though, the number of adult Internet users has remained almost stable at around 78%. The Pew Internet

The Video Phone Comes Of Age: One Fifth Of American Adults Have Made A Video Call

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/picturephone.jpeg"> The idea of video phone calls goes back to at least 1969 when AT&T developed it's famous Picturephone which went nowh

Pew Research: More People Got Their News Online Yesterday Than From A Print Newspaper

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/online-news-pew.png"> The Pew Research Center, which regularly surveys U.S. consumers about their media consumption habits, put out a <a href