A new report from Pew Research has shown that Facebook is becoming an increasingly important and influential news source for many users.
The scale is tipping from traditional media to social media as a source for news. That’s the conclusion reached in a new study published on Thursday by Pew Research Center. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
Social media is now the number one source of news for 62% of Americans according to a study from Pew Research. The study found that 18% were using social media to get their daily news “very often.” Facebook is still the number one source of news referrals on social media. Show More Summary
The scale is tipping from traditional media to social media as a source for news. That’s the conclusion reached in a new study published on Thursday by Pew Research Center Pew surveyed over 4,600 people who told them that they’re increasingly...Show More Summary
More than 40 percent of American adults get news on Facebook, according to a report published Thursday by the Pew Research Center and the Knight Foundation. (Disclosure: Knight is a supporter of the Lab.) Two-thirds of Facebook users access news on the social platform, and with 67 percent of U.S. adults active on Facebook, that...
A new study from Pew Research claims that 62 percent of people get their news from social media, with 18 percent doing so very often. As expected, the top social media news source is Facebook. The study claims that two-thirds of Facebook’s...Show More Summary
Post by Kiarra Sylvester. A recent study of census data conducted by the Pew Research Center found that millennials prefer to live at home with their folks. In fact, the study found that it's the first time, since this kind of record-keeping...Show More Summary
Most Americans today say they enjoy learning after they leave school. According to a Pew Research Survey, 73 percent of Americans consider themselves lifelong learners. They read how-to magazines, attend book clubs and conferences related to a special interest. Show More Summary
Parents, dreaming of living out your golden years in the peace and quiet of an empty nest? Think again. A new Pew Research Center report says young adults are more likely to live with their parents than as part of any other housing arrangement,...Show More Summary
A new Pew Research report finds that the number of single adults still living with their parents is at historically high levels -- in the US, the number of singles still at home outnumber the cohort of those living out of the house, something last seen in the 1880s. (more…)
Living with Mom and/or Dad is more popular than any other form of living arrangement among Americans ages 18-34, the Pew Research Center says.
Millennials are staying at home. According to a new study by the Pew Research Center, millennial men are more likely to live with their parents than with a spouse or partner, with 35% staying with mom and dad, and just 28% living with a significant other. Millennial women are less likely to live at home than with a partner, but not by much. Show More Summary
Last week, the Pew Research Center highlighted poll results showing most Americans believe that one reason so few women get elected to U.S. political offices is, well, voters’ gender bias. In surveys conducted in 2014, 66 percent said that Americans aren’t ready to elect a woman to high political office, and 62 percent agreed that […]
SAN FRANCISCO—Bay Area tech giants Uber and Airbnb are part of life for many in the region, but a study by the Pew Research Center shows that nationwide only 15 percent of Americans have used a ride-hailing service and only 11 percent...Show More Summary
A graphical look at Pew's research on the lives of highly religious Americans. T he Pew Research Center recently examined how Americans apply their faith to daily life. It found that 1 in 3 Americans pray daily and worship weekly. Of...Show More Summary
Nearly three-quarters of U.S. adults who say they have used at least one out of nearly a dozen shared or on-demand services, according to a new study from Pew Research Center. Continue reading ? The post How often Americans really use Uber, Lyft, Craigslist and Airbnb appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
The shrinking of the middle class in the United States is something that you hear pundits talk about frequently. A new report from the Pew Research Center shows that problem is not just a real one, but one that is widely distributedShow More Summary
A new study by the Pew Research Center spurred a rash of headlines last week about "the dying middle class." But the word "dying" might be more appropriate if we were watching the regrettable but inevitable effects of natural forces at work. Show More Summary
A report from the Pew Research Center provides insight into whether readers who use cellphones to arrive at news websites from social media platforms are willing to spend the time to read long-form journalism. Facebook users stand out in a number of ways.
Tom Mann: The new Pew Research Center report on polarization is a gold mine of insights into how the sharp partisan polarization, so pronounced in Congress and among political elites, has penetrated the broader public. Pew researchers trace significant increases … Continue reading ?