YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat are the most popular online platforms among teens. Fully 95% of teens have access to a smartphone and 45% say they are online almost constantly.
Nearly two-thirds of those age 65 and older go online and a record share now own smartphones – although many seniors remain relatively divorced from digital life.
The Pew Research Center’s latest data on older adults and technology
Adoption is increasing, but many seniors remain isolated from digital life
Lee Rainie will describe the Project’s research about those 65 and older use of technology
For the first time, half of American adults ages 65 and older are online.
How Baby Boomers use technology
How the Millennials Generation consumes, produces, and shares information
Mary will present the Pew Internet Project’s latest data on social media participation among older American adults, including new findings about user motivations and the role of mobile devices.
Eighty-five percent of Americans age 18 and older own a cell phone, and one-third (33%) of those who do not own a cell phone live in a household with at least one working mobile phone. This means that overall, overall, 90% of all adults live in a hou...