Most technology experts and stakeholders say innovative forms of online cooperation could result in more efficient and responsive organizational structures for business, non-profits and government by the year 2020.
The overwhelming majority of Americans use multiple platforms to get news, and the internet has surpassed newspapers and radio in popularity as a platform, ranking just behind TV. News is also becoming more of a shared experience. More than 8 in 10 online news consumers get or share links in emails.
A survey of internet leaders and analysts finds they expect the phone to become a primary device for online access, artificial and virtual reality to become more embedded in everyday life, and the architecture of the internet itself to improve. But they disagree about whether this will lead to more social tolerance or better home lives.
Political fund-raising, campaigning, blogging and YouTubing are all on the rise, but they're still a small part of the election scene.
This Pew Internet report provides a short history and description of the catch-all Internet buzzword "Web 2.0" and examines the Web applications it describes.
742 top tech thinkers and stakeholders see expanding influence -- and some scary scenarios.