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.
More and more online Americans are accessing data and applications, such as email and photos, that are stored in cyberspace.
Many Americans are jumping into the participatory Web without considering all the privacy implications.
Two-thirds (66%) of online Americans have purchased a product online, but many worry about the safety of financial and personal data.