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UK’s first Digital Exclusion Heatmap launched

A new online mapping tool which shows, for the first time, a single nationwide measure of the likelihood of digital exclusion across the UK was launched today with the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).

Pew release Social Media Usage: 2005-2015

Nearly two-thirds of American adults (65%) use social networking sites, up from 7% when Pew Research Center began systematically tracking social media usage in 2005. Pew Research reports have documented in great detail how the rise of social media has affected such things as work, politics and political deliberation, communications patterns around the globe, as well as the way people get and share information about health, civic life, news consumption, communities, teenage life, parenting, dating and even people’s level of stress.

ACCAN: The Digital Age Report

The Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN) has released The Digital Age Project: an investigation into strategies to enable older residents in social housing to use the internet.