Pew Research CenterJanuary 28, 2009

Generations Online in 2009

Contrary to the image of Generation Y as the “Net Generation,” internet users in their twenties do not dominate every aspect of online life. Gen X is the most likely to shop, bank and look for health information online. And larger percentages of older generations are doing many more activities online.

Pew Research CenterJanuary 14, 2009

Social Networks Grow: Friending Mom and Dad

The share of adult internet users who have a profile on a social networking site has more than quadrupled in the past four years.