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Pew: Social media still growing in emerging markets but stalled elsewhere

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s (so far) five-year project to expand access to the Internet in emerging markets makes plenty of business sense when you look at the latest report by the Pew

Even more US adults now getting news from social media, says Pew

New research by Pew suggests there has been another increase in the proportion of U.S. adults getting news via social media platforms.

Pew: younger people actually prefer reading the news to watching it

Well, great news for all those media publishers investing in video in hopes of better catering to young adults: a new study released this week from the Pew Research Center found that younger people

Pew study finds younger adults driving growth of ride-hailing apps

If you’re wondering which demographic is driving usage of ride hailing apps in the U.S., new research by Pew suggests it’s very much young people who have their foot on the gas here.

Americans think most human jobs could be automated by 2065, finds Pew

Humans are nothing if not contrary. Technology destroying jobs is something most Americans accept will happen within their lifetimes, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center, just not to t

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

Online Dating Use Jumps Among Youngest US Adults And The Middle Aged, Finds Pew

Call it the Tinder effect: in the past two years use of online dating has surged among the youngest U.S. adults, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center. Rates of online dating have also r

Pew: Twitter And Facebook Users Being Exposed To More News

U.S. users of Twitter and Facebook are increasingly getting external news via the two services, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center. "The share of Americans for whom Twitter and Facebo

Another Pew Privacy Report Flags Huge Public Mistrust

The disconnect between American citizens' desire for privacy and the actions of the U.S. government -- and big technology companies -- continues. A new survey by the Pew Research Center underlines the

Pew Privacy Study Finds Huge Concern About Control Of Personal Data Online

The Pew Research Center has published a new study into Americans' attitudes to privacy in the digital age. One stat that really stands out is how overwhelmingly U.S. consumers believe they have lost c

Who Runs The (Social Media) World? Girls.

Behind every great social media platform stands millions of great women. And boy do they love their smartphones! According to research compiled by FinanceOnline, which was taken from PEW, Nielsen, and

Pew: Facebook Aged 10 Is Seeing Adult Usage “Intensifying”; 57% Of Adults Are Users, 64% Visit Daily

Facebook has turned 10 which is a very ancient age indeed for any digital service considering the blistering pace of technological change. To mark Zuck’s baby’s tenth Birthday, the Pew Res

73% Of U.S. Adults Use Social Networks, Pinterest Passes Twitter In Popularity, Facebook Stays On Top

Facebook may be currently <a target="_blank" href="http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2013/dec/27/facebook-dead-and-buried-to-teens-research-finds">facing question marks</a> over how well it's fari

Pew Social Media Study: 30% Of The U.S. Gets News Via Facebook; Reddit Has The Most News-Hungry Regular Users

The <a target="_blank" href="http://www.pewresearch.org">Pew Research Center</a> is today <a target="_blank" href="http://www.pewresearch.org/journalism">releasing</a> comparative numbers looking at h

Pew: 15% Of Americans Don’t Have Internet. 5% Think It’s Irrelevant.

Five percent of Americans have resisted the siren song of cat listicles and hashtags. Specifically, they think the Internet is “irrelevant,” to use words of Pew, which just released a repo

Pew: 86% Of U.S. Adults Make Efforts To Hide Digital Footprints Online; Fear Of Creeping Ads And Hackers Outweighs Spying

In one of the latest developments in the fallout of the PRISM story, the ACLU is <a target="_blank" href="http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2013/09/patriot-act-author-says-nsas-bulk-data-collection-i

Pew: 30% Of U.S. Adults Don’t Have Broadband; 10% Use Smartphones As Sole Internet Access; 20% Have Zilch

As <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/08/20/facebook-internet-org/">Facebook teams up with other tech titans</a> to put more effort into ubiquitous internet access worldwide, <a target="_blank"

Pew: Reddit Used By 6% Of U.S. Online Adults, Putting It On Par With Tumblr, But Far Behind Facebook

In a post explaining why he thinks Google shuttered Google Reader, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.marco.org/2013/07/03/lockdown">Marco Arment calls</a> Google, Facebook, and Twitter "by far the t

Pew Study Finds Two-Thirds Of Facebook Users Have Taken A Multi-Week Break, 27% Plan To Reduce Time On The Site In 2013

Facebook is far and away the dominant social networking service in the U.S. -- used by two-thirds of online Americans, according to the Pew Internet & American Life Project. But in a new research

Pew: Social Networking Most Popular In The UK, And Despite The Smartphone App Boom, Voice Calls Remain King

The Pew Center has been running a long-term study on U.S. consumer habits on the Internet and  other digital media (you can read about past findings <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/pew/">he
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