UNFINISHED SYMPHONY What we don’t know about  the future of the internet Lee Rainie Director – Pew Internet Project IGF- U...
Pew Internet & American Life Project – September 2009 survey
Pew Internet & American Life Project – September 2009 survey
Pew Internet & American Life Project – April 2009 survey
Pew Internet & American Life Project – September 2009 survey
Pew Internet & American Life Project – September 2009 survey
Pew Internet & American Life Project – December 2008 survey
Pew Internet & American Life Project – December 2008 survey
The mobile difference
The mobile difference
Broadband well-being benefits <ul><li>42% of Americans say they or someone they know has been helped by health advice and ...
Un-quantified impacts <ul><li>The exact economic value that is added to a locale when you bring broadband to the community...
Thank you! <ul><li>Lee Rainie </li></ul><ul><li>Director </li></ul><ul><li>Pew Internet & American Life Project </li></ul>...
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UNFINISHED SYMPHONY: What we don’t know about the future of the internet

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Lee Rainie
Director – Pew Internet & American Life Project
IGF- US Washington, DC
10.2.09

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UNFINISHED SYMPHONY: What we don’t know about the future of the internet

  1. 1. UNFINISHED SYMPHONY What we don’t know about the future of the internet Lee Rainie Director – Pew Internet Project IGF- US Washington, DC 10.2.09
  2. 2. Pew Internet & American Life Project – September 2009 survey
  3. 3. Pew Internet & American Life Project – September 2009 survey
  4. 4. Pew Internet & American Life Project – April 2009 survey
  5. 5. Pew Internet & American Life Project – September 2009 survey
  6. 6. Pew Internet & American Life Project – September 2009 survey
  7. 7. Pew Internet & American Life Project – December 2008 survey
  8. 8. Pew Internet & American Life Project – December 2008 survey
  9. 9. The mobile difference
  10. 10. The mobile difference
  11. 11. Broadband well-being benefits <ul><li>42% of Americans say they or someone they know has been helped by health advice and information they have found online – compared with 3% who say they have been hurt by online medical information </li></ul><ul><li>68% of broadband users say broadband is important to them for finding out what is going on in their communities </li></ul><ul><li>62% say it is an important contributor to economic growth in their communities </li></ul><ul><li>58% say it is important to their ability to share their views with others </li></ul><ul><li>57% say it is important to their ability to communicate with local officials </li></ul><ul><li>25% of all Americans say the internet and cell phones have made their current family life closer than the life they knew when they were young, compared with 11% who say technology has made their family not as close </li></ul>
  12. 12. Un-quantified impacts <ul><li>The exact economic value that is added to a locale when you bring broadband to the community … or the benefits that accrue to individuals as productive workers and as smart consumers when they become internet users </li></ul><ul><li>Any improvements that occur in learning, especially in formal educational outcomes, when internet use is encouraged in school-related work </li></ul><ul><li>The impact on medical outcomes that occurs when people use the internet to gather health information and share their stories about their own experience of diseases and treatments </li></ul><ul><li>The possibility that internet use produces new involvement with civic and political life by those who might otherwise be disengaged </li></ul>
  13. 13. Thank you! <ul><li>Lee Rainie </li></ul><ul><li>Director </li></ul><ul><li>Pew Internet & American Life Project </li></ul><ul><li>1615 L Street NW </li></ul><ul><li>Suite 700 </li></ul><ul><li>Washington, DC 20036 </li></ul><ul><li>Email: [email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter: http://twitter.com/lrainie </li></ul><ul><li>202-419-4500 </li></ul>
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