Quotes that Say Something

"Please, dad, get down and look. I think there's some kind of monster under my bed."

Life when seen in close-up often seems tragic, but in wide-angle it often seems comic. -- Charlie Chaplin

"And when the cloudbursts thunder in your ear, you shout, but no one's there to hear. And if the band you're in starts playing different tunes, I'll see you on the dark side of the moon." -- Roger Waters, "Brain Damage"

Jun 24, 2013

Have Your Computer in Hand Yet?

 Pew Research: One-Third of Adult Americans Own Tablets !

         According to Pew, 34% of U.S. adults now own a tablet computer.  Count     me in!  Think -- iPads, Samsung Galaxy, Kindle Fire, and Nooks.      
         This research appears in the latest update from the Pew Internet &     American Life Project.    
         Therefore, the actual number of Americans acquiring tablets is amazing.   Just one year ago, only 18% owned tablets, according to Pew. During May 2010, one short month after the release of the iPad, about 3% owned tablets.
         Certain demographic groups are more likely to own tablets:    
    56% --  Adults in households earning at least $75,000 per year     
    49%  --  Adults aged 35-44 (49%), compared to older adults   
     49% --  College graduates, compared to adults with less education  
          The personal computer tablet ownership is the second most popular mobile, e-reading device in the USA. Number 1 is the smartphone.    
          Over half of U.S. adults own smartphonesPew also found during late 2012 that 20% of adult Americans has an e-reader.     

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