Internet & Tech Jun. 14, 2006

Surfing to the Bank

Some 63 million Americans now let their keyboards do their banking, as online financial housekeeping has burgeoned along with internet use generally. But the “trust gap” may limit further growth, especially among less financially experienced internet users.

Internet & Tech Apr. 18, 2006

When Facing a Tough Decision, 60 Million Americans Now Seek the Internet’s Help

Whether buying a home or a car, picking a college or a stock, or seeking medical advice, more and more people turn to the web.

Global Feb. 21, 2006

Truly a World Wide Web

Computer usage and internet access have gone global. In many countries the growth has been fastest among people older than 50, according to a new Pew Global Attitudes report.

Internet & Tech Feb. 12, 2006

Not Looking for Love

Hold the heart-shaped candy; most singles in America aren’t actively seeking romance.

Internet & Tech Jan. 25, 2006

The Strength of Internet Ties

The internet and email expand and strengthen the social ties that people maintain in the offline world, according to a new report by the Pew Internet & American Life Project.