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pew/internet survey

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More than 2 million people still pay for AOL dial-up

Technically Incorrect: AOL's quarterly earnings report throws up a glorious statistic about how slow some are to change their habits.

By May 8, 2015

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Survey: Most teens take steps to protect their privacy (podcast)

Even though teenagers are sharing more information than before, a Pew study finds that "few teens embrace a fully public approach to social media." The study also looks at which social networks teens use the most.

By May 21, 2013

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Who's still offline and why? The real reasons

analysis The latest Pew Internet survey provides important insights on who's still not using the Internet...and why.

By September 30, 2013

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Hardly anyone admits to watching online porn

Pew reaches a new height of revelation -- by offering that only 12 percent of people admit to watching porn. Which means that almost everyone who replies to surveys is surely lying.

By October 10, 2013

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Half of Internet users worry over personal info exposed online

Concerns over personal information revealed online are up significantly from 30 percent in 2009, according to a new Pew Internet study.

By September 5, 2013

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The 'greatest generation' still MIA when it comes to Internet

While 85 percent of US adults have regular access to the Web, 15 percent of people still don't go online.

By September 25, 2013

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Study: Facebook fatigue -- it's real

Bored or annoyed by Facebook? You're not alone. A majority of people surveyed by the Pew Internet and American Life Project said they had taken sabbaticals from the social network at some point, to escape the drama, or the tedium.

By February 5, 2013

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Tablets more popular than e-readers among e-book crowd

One third of people polled by Pew Internet own an e-book reading device, though tablets get the nod over dedicated e-readers.

By December 27, 2012

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1 in 3 people have gone online to diagnose a health problem

A full 35 percent of people polled say they've tried to figure out a medical issue by checking it out online, according to a new Pew study.

By January 15, 2013

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Pew study: Parents of teens online worry about ads, strangers

Pew Internet Project surveys parents to find out what concerns them most about their children being online and using social networks. Advertisers top their list.

By November 20, 2012