Technology usage is strongly correlated with national income across the countries surveyed. Countries with a higher GDP per capita generally have higher rates of smartphone ownership and internet and social networking use, while poorer countries tend to have lower rates of technology usage. Mouse over the countries below to reveal technology use and GDP per […]
Unlike Twitter, which has developed into a go-to source for breaking news, only 28% of Facebook news consumers have ever used the service to track an unfolding news story. And even among that sub-subgroup, fewer than half (41%) said Facebook was among the first places they'd turn to keep up with a breaking news event.
The number of Facebook users who log into the social-networking service or share content through it on any given day.
Susannah Fox presented the Pew Research Center's latest findings on social media and health.
42% of online adults use multiple social networking sites, but Facebook remains the platform of choice
How do different social networking websites stack up when it comes to news? How many people engage with news across multiple social sites? And what are their news consumption habits on traditional platforms?
Digital tools have added a host of new dimensions to dating, whether it be the first flirty message or making it “Facebook official.”
We asked our Facebook and Twitter followers how they interact with news on the social media platforms. Here is what they had to say.
Amanda Lenhart presents nine major themes from the Project’s five-report series on Teens and Online Privacy
The eight percent of U.S. adults who consume news on Twitter tend to be younger, wealthier and more highly educated than Facebook users and the population overall, according to a new analysis of Twitter users.