We interviewed Arun Sundararajan, a professor of information, operations and management sciences at New York University, and a leading expert on the sharing economy. Sundararajan is the author of the recently released book “The Sharing Economy: The End of Employment and the Rise of Crowd-Based Capitalism.”
In our survey, we asked respondents who had heard of the sharing economy to tell us – in their own words – how they would describe the term.
11% of American adults have used an online dating site or a mobile dating app.
Americans view trouble in finding work or advancing one’s career as the most significant impediment facing those without broadband.
Americans are turning to their mobile devices to help them get from one place to another; navigation while driving is especially popular.
There are some striking differences between women and men in their hopes and fears about the future.
Americans see the next half-century as a period of profound scientific change, but they don't agree on what will or won't come to pass.
Read about how people are using Facebook and what they like and dislike about the site.
More than half of all adult cellphone owners have been on the giving or receiving end of a distracted walking encounter.