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Forget Peak Oil. How about Peak Internet?

Forget Peak Oil. How about Peak Internet?

The rapid rise of Internet adoption in the United States has peaked, a trend that has implications for marketers who have shifted their budgets to interactive from print. One in five American adults does not use the Internet, according to the Pew Internet Project, which interviewed 2,260 adults age 18 and older in English and …

Holidays a gift for tablet, e-book reader market

Holidays a gift for tablet, e-book reader market

The share of adults in the United States who own tablet computers nearly doubled over the holiday selling season, according to a new survey by the Pew Internet & American Life Project. Ownership of tablet computers increased from 10% to 19% between mid-December and early January. The same surge in growth applied to e-book readers, …

Roll over Moses, e-readers outpace tablets

More Americans own e-book readers than tablet computers, according to a new report from the Pew Internet and American Life Project. Last year tablets like the iPad had a slight lead over e-readers such as Kindle and Nook. But by May of this year, 12% of U.S. adults said they own an e-reader while 8% …

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