Crossing the Digital Divide: Do All Global Citizens Have Their Passports?
- WEB RAGE! Porter, Paula // Design News;3/12/2001, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p9
Reveals the result of a survey on Internet users in the United States. How often they make online searches; Type of materials they look for in the Internet; How much frustration they deal with when searching; Advice to avoid Web rage of users.
- Exploring Differences in Internet Adoption and Usage between Historically Advantaged and Disadvantage Groups in South Africa. Brown, Irwin; Licker, Paul // Journal of Global Information Technology Management (Ivy League ;2003, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p6
Theories of technology adoption and usage behaviour have generally been crafted and tested in developed countries. This study therefore aimed to extend knowledge by examining Internet adoption and usage behaviour in a developing country (South Africa). Differences in Internet adoption between...
- SpÃ©cificitÃ©s de l' internaute des pays en dÃ©veloppement : rÃ©alitÃ©s et recommandations pour les entreprises. Ouattara, Abdoulaye // Revue des Sciences de Gestion;jui-oct2005, Issue 214-215, p155
The aim of this research is to explore and better understand the patterns in the use of the internet in developing countries. Through two studies carried out in two African capitals (Dakar and Douala), this study made it possible to highlight the main demographic, socio-cultural and economic...
- European Docs Online. // Pharmaceutical Executive;Mar2006, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p38
The article reports on the increased use of the Internet by physicians in Western Europe. The frequency of usage is equivalent to that of American physicians. Majority of them use online professional resources for nearly four hours per week. However, they do not use e-detailing tools....
- Oldest people have largest increase in Internet use. // Research Review (International Council on Active Aging);2/11/2009, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p4
The article presents results a study on Internet use among older people in the U.S. Findings showed that the biggest increase in Internet use was in the 70-75 year-old age group since 2005. Twenty six percent of 70-75 year olds were online 45% of the age group is currently online. Sending and...
- E-mail Making You Crazy? Johnson, Steven // Discover;Nov2005, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p22
Discusses the negative effects of the information provided by the Internet to Internet users. Study to test the effect of multitasking in the concentration of people; Detoxification tips offered by psychiatrists to help people from data smog; Development of computer software to help computer...
- Tapping into the chatter online. Rosen, Neil M. // DM News;6/21/2010, p10
In this article the author discusses the integration of online business straight into the Internet chatter.
- THE INTERNET MYTH: EMERGING TRENDS IN REFERENCE ENQUIRIES. Murray, Janet; Tschenitz, Cindy // APLIS;Jun2004, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p80
The impact of greater access to fee based electronic information on free reference enquiries is examined. The research methodology included an extensive literature review and interviews with reference services librarians in Australia and overseas. Any assumption that greater internet access and...
- Culture Trends. // Adweek;11/1/2004, Vol. 45 Issue 41, following p32
The article reports on the Internet usage of top websites in the U.S. Some of them are MedcoHealth.com 16.63%, Drugstore.com 13.79%, Walgreens.com 13.41%, Riteaid.com 7.69%, and CVS.com 5.10%.