Disabled Americans aren’t reaching the online world
Disabled Americans aren’t reaching the online world

Disabled Americans aren’t reaching the online world nearly as much as Americans who live without a disability. It’s another chasm in the digital divide, according to survey results published by the Pew Research Center. “Disabled Americans are about three times as likely as those without a disability to say they never go online (23% vs. […]

Digital divide remains between rich and poor
Digital divide remains between rich and poor

The digital divide remains between rich and poor – and between rich nations and poor nations – but research suggests the gap is narrowing. A report published Feb. 22 by the Pew Research Center, based on surveys conducted in 2015, show residents of richer nations – such as those in Europe, North America and the […]

Working Poor lack good digital access in America
Working Poor lack good digital access in America

A study released Feb. 3 quantifies a serious problem: the Working Poor lack good digital access in America. The study, released by the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop and Rutgers University, finds the digital divide is real – families living at or below the poverty line in America don’t have nearly the digital […]

Facebook, the U.N. & universal Internet
Facebook, the U.N. & universal Internet

So, can we assume social media has pretty much gone mainstream if we use in a single sentence the words, “Facebook, the U.N. & universal Internet?” We certainly don’t mean to be flip because this is a very big deal: some of biggest names in the tech & social media world teaming up with pop […]