Two-thirds of online adults(66%) use social media such as Facebook, Twitter, Myspace, or Linkedin. Why?
*Staying in touch with family and friends (66%)
*Connecting with old friends they have lost touch with (50%)
*Shared interest or hobby(14%)
*Making new friends (9%)
This was a survey conducted by the Pew Research Center’s Internet and American Life Project conducted in 2011.
Of smartphone owners, 68% open only FIVE or fewer apps weekly. Seventeen percent(17%) do not use any apps. These findings are from a survey conducted by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project. Only 42% of all U.S. adults have phones with apps. The most popular apps based on the percentge of downloads are—-
*Information updates of news, weather , stocks, sports(74%)
*Communication with family or friends (67%)
*Help in learning about something (65%)
The demographic profile of app downloaders remains concentrated among young, more affluent and highly educated adults living in urban or suburban areas.
Small business owners find these tasks least enjoyable—-
Computer Issues (22%)
Source: Office Depot survey of 1,000 small business owners