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35% of Americans now own a tablet, Pew says

Pew Internet Research reports a notable spike in tablet ownership, which is up 10 percent from a year ago among Americans.

By Oct. 18, 2013

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Pew: Most young Americans support Snowden

Fifty-seven percent of people ages 18 and 29 say Edward Snowden "served the public interest" by leaking NSA data. That figure falls to 35 percent among those older than 65.

By Jan. 22, 2014

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Teenage mobile users do worry about privacy, says Pew

More than half of teens polled say they have rejected certain apps over privacy concerns, according to the Pew Research Center.

By Aug. 22, 2013

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Pew pew! Scientists hatch plan to laser-blast space junk

Scientists have come up with a very video game-like way to take out orbiting space debris using ground-based lasers.

By Mar. 10, 2014

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Internet now used by 87% of American adults, says poll

While its no surprise that most Americans use the Internet, Pew Research says 68 percent of them now hop online through phones and tablets.

By Feb. 27, 2014

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3 percent of American adults still cling to dial-up Internet

A few dedicated individuals buck the broadband trend and still use dial-up Internet-access services at home.

By Aug. 26, 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 Nov. 20, 2012

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Americans think 'Star Trek' is the future, not 'Star Wars'

A survey shows Americans have little idea what the Internet of Things is, but that the story that most aligns with their view of the future stars James T. Kirk.

By Jun. 12, 2014

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Pew: Social media as a political tool on the rise

If your Facebook or Twitter accounts are full of opinion over the presidential campaign, you're not the only one.

By Nov. 2, 2012

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Facebook CEO and wife most generous Americans of 2013

Silicon Valley's young power couple tops the 2013 list of most philanthropic Americans.

By Feb. 10, 2014