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WLA 2007: The New Media Ecology

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on Thursday, October 18, 2007 in WLA Blog Archive
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Presented by Lee Rainie, Director of Pew Internet Project. This session is being heavily blogged, so I'm going to share things that stood out to me vs. a blow-by-blow of the presentation.Some numbers:93% of teens (ages 12-17) use the Internet88% of college students (cs) own cell phones81% of cs own digital cameras63% of cs own MP3 players55% of online teens have created social network profiles - 2/3 of them have taken steps to limit the kinds of information shared in their profiles20% of online adults have social network profiles39% of online teens share their own creations online (artwork, photos, stories or videos - twice the level of adults)33% of online teens have created or worked on web pages or blogs for others (13% of online adults do this)33% of college students blog and regularly post - 54% read blogs (for adults: 12% have a blog and 35% read them)about 1 in...