Many people around the world consider free expression in cyberspace to be a fundamental right.
People in emerging and developing nations are quickly catching up to those in advanced nations in terms of access to technology.
Much of the focus has been on government surveillance, though there are also significant concerns about how businesses use data.
Discussions of the “digital divide” often touch on race and ethnicity – and the narrative is usually that whites lead in technology adoption while other racial or ethnic groups struggle to keep up. But that's not the case for English-speaking Asian Americans.
Some 30% of U.S. adults who have never been married say they have ever used an online dating site or mobile dating app.
Smartphone use that goes beyond routine calls and text messages does not appear to be slowing.
A Pew Research Center analysis of the most visited pages in each language in 2015 tells a story about how the various versions are used.
Many are in an “It depends” frame of mind when they consider this central trade-off in the digital era.
Today’s parents must navigate how, when and to what extent they oversee their teens’ online and mobile activities.
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