Tag Archives: Pew Research Center

59% of U.S. Adults Trust Law Enforcement to Use Facial Recognition Responsibly

Pew Research Center: 59% of US adults say it is acceptable for law enforcement to use facial recognition to assess security threats in public spaces; only 15% say it is acceptable for advertisers to use facial recognition to see how … Continue reading

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What Americans Know about Cybersecurity?

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Americans Embrace Online Shopping, Somewhat Reluctantly

Pew Research Center: Americans are incorporating a wide range of digital tools and platforms into their purchasing decisions and buying habits, according to a Pew Research Center survey of U.S. adults. The survey finds that roughly eight-in-ten Americans are now … Continue reading

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Filter Bubbles Work! Americans Report Reduction in Information Overload

A new Pew Research Center survey finds that, for the most part, the large majority of Americans do not feel that information overload is a problem for them. Some 20% say they feel overloaded by information, a decline from the … Continue reading

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Using Social Media at Work

Pew Research Center: A Pew Research Center survey of 2,003 American adults (including 795 who are currently employed on a full- or part-time basis) conducted Sept. 11-14 and 18-21, 2014, finds that social media plays some role in the lives … Continue reading

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News Media: Where the Ad Dollars Are Going

PewResearchCenter: It has been evident for several years that the financial realities of the web are not friendly to news entities, whether legacy or digital only. There is money being made on the web, just not by news organizations. Total digital … Continue reading

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The Data on Americans and Data Privacy

Pew Research Center: After the June 2013 leaks by government contractor Edward Snowden about National Security Agency surveillance of Americans’ online and phone communications, Pew Research Center began an in-depth exploration of people’s views and behaviors related to privacy. Our … Continue reading

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