Tag: pew research center

by Jenny Shank

More Americans are reading e-books than ever, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project. The most impressive stat from the study is that 21 percent of adults had read an e-book in the past year, but adults are still more likely to read a printed book. Seventy-two [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

According to research from Pew, 23% of Americans get their news on at least two digital devices. In the past, most people got their news from TV, radio or newspapers, but that has now shifted to people getting news on tablets, smartphones and desktop computers, as well as the legacy media. So how do you [...] more »

by Pew Project for Excellence in Journalism

Editor’s note: This week, the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism released its annual State of the News Media report. The following is an infographic the organization put together to spell out some of the report’s biggest findings and it is used here as a guest post. Click on the image below for [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

Welcome to the 43rd episode of the Mediatwits podcast, this time with Mark Glaser and the Rachel Sklar as co-hosts. Sklar is a writer and social entrepreneur, and is filling in for Rafat Ali. She is back from SXSW and slowly recovering from the interactive, music and film festival. The big news this week is [...] more »