. CSM-- A new poll from Pew Research Center suggests that, so far at least, Snowden's release of information on NSA programs has had a limited effect on how the agency is viewed by the American public. The Pew survey, conducted Jan.Show More Summary
Despite criticism for its response to Ebola in the United States last year, a majority of Americans have a favorable view of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, according to a survey released Thursday by the Pew Research Center.
Earlier this month, the Pew Research Center released findings from a September survey of more than 2,000 American adults regarding their social media usage. As the report shows, Facebook is still king, but other platforms grew at a higher rate. Show More Summary
The folks at the Pew Research Center recently published updates to their Social Media Report. Here are a few highlights: Facebook still reigns supreme. It comes as no surprise that 71% of all online adults are on Facebook, which also sees 70% of users engaging with the site at least daily. More older adults adopting social networks. Show More Summary
Today, social media drives the world. In a survey done last summer by Pew Research Center, it was estimated that over 60 percent of Americans own smart phones. It is arguably the most effective and efficient way to spread your beliefs. Show More Summary
Charles M. Blow at The New York Times rips wealthy Americans view of the poor in How Expensive It Is to Be Poor: Earlier this month, the Pew Research Center released a study that found that most wealthy Americans believed “poor people...Show More Summary
What the most important policy issue to you this year? According to a recent Pew Research Center survey, it's defense against terrorism. Seventy-six percent of those who responded to Pew's annual policy priorities poll named terrorism as their top concern. Show More Summary
Pew Research Center: The most liberal and conservative big cities.
Does social media stress you out? The answer is more than likely “not really,” but a new study by the Pew Research Center’s Internet Project shows that social media can have a big impact on stress levels in women, both positive … Continue reading ?
A new study from the Pew Research Center found that using social networks including Facebook, Twitter and others, as well as other means of digitally sharing experiences, isn’t as stressful as some claimed in the past. But the overall...Show More Summary
Pew Research Center is out with a new survey and, for the first time in years, it actually bodes well for those hoping climate change will finally become a policy priority in the United States. The center asked a nationally representative pool of Americans which policy issues they believe should be a top priority for the […]
The Pew Research Center’s latest internet study, out this morning, uses some intricate survey methodology to come to a straightforward finding: heavy users of social media, Facebook particularly, are not stressed by the experience. That’s...Show More Summary
According to a new Pew Research Center study, If you see a friend post something stressful about their life online, it can, in turn, make you stressed. Continue reading ? The post On social media, stress is contagious, study finds appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Does social media cause or accelerate stress? Pew Research Center sought to answer that question with its latest study, which turned up mixed results: Frequent Internet and social media users do not exhibit higher stress levels, butShow More Summary
Official White House photo by Pete Souza Let's talk about progressive goals, America. Pew released a poll of President Obama's approval ratings today. And it's good news: "The latest national survey by the Pew Research Center, conducted Jan. Show More Summary
NARAL Pro-Choice America awards the US a “D” on reproductive rights. An early nominee for Worst Person of 2015: Pastor Ray Chavez. A new Pew Research Center report looks at American women and leadership. Modern Farmer looks at the history of separatist women farmers in the ’70s. The Vanderbilt rape trial began this week. It’s illegal to […]
There is no denying Facebook's stronghold in the social media realm, but the grasp it's had on its users appears to be weakening slightly. In a new survery conducted by Pew Research Center, Facebook's usership shows the most engagement, but no growth between 2013 and 2014. Show More Summary
The latest social media study from the Pew Research Center shows that Facebook Inc. is still on top by a large margin, but its growth has slowed to a crawl as other services take up the slack. Social Media Update 2014 shows … Continue reading ?
Facebook is still the most popular social network, but its growth has slowed in the U.S., according to a new report out this morning from the Pew Research Center. Meanwhile, more Americans are now using multiple social media sites, allowing...Show More Summary
A new study by the Pew Research Center shows that Americans of means have significantly more access to politics and the public discourse. As the Guardian reported this morning, only 54 percent of people who are the most “financially insecure” were registered to vote, while a whopping 94 percent of the most “financially secure” were registered. Show More Summary