Tag: pew research center
New study reveals US teens’ appetite for YouTube and TikTok
The latest study by the Pew Research Center in the US is well worth your time today to understand some of the shifts in this behaviour.
August 11, 2022
Report claims that Meta accounts for 90% of VR headset sales
You don't need a virtual reality headset to be playing in the metaverse: from Fortnite and Roblox to The Sandbox and Decentraland.
July 4, 2022
Even teenagers are worried about their smartphone usage
There’s a lot of ballyhoo in the media about whether young people are spending too much time on their phones: it’s the parental fret-fest of our generation.
August 23, 2018
Pew Research: 73% of US adults use YouTube, while 68% use Facebook
The Pew Research Center’s surveys of Americans are well-respected, so its new study of social-media habits is well worth perusing today, to see some of the trends at work. Facebook remains the top platform overall, used...
March 5, 2018
China still outstripping India for online growth
The US-based Pew Research Center has published a new comparative study of the growth in internet access and smartphone use in China and India. It suggests that the former country continues to outpace the latter. “In...
March 17, 2017
Only 36% of American smartphone owners use messaging apps
Count us surprised by the headline finding from the Pew Research Center’s latest US study: it claims that 36% of American smartphone owners are using messaging apps, although that rises to 49% of 18-29 year-olds. Both figures...
August 21, 2015
US research shows 63% of mobile users going online with their phones
The Pew Research Center has published its latest stats on mobile usage in the US.
September 18, 2013
Pew report suggests new techs are rewiring the brains of young people
Here’s something to be excited or scared about, depending on your point of view. A survey of technology experts, critics and students by the Pew Research Center in the US finds that 55% are optimistic about the likelihood...
March 1, 2012