Hello digital, goodbye print?

Will digital trump print? As more Americans come to rely on their cell phones for news, newspaper sales dip some more, claims a Pew study. People still make it a point to stay in touch with the current affairs, local, national or international. More than 70% of Americans follow news, local and national, and 65% follow the international news scene regularly.Continue reading

Cell phone ownership & internet access = better socioeconomic state

Owning cell phones and internet connectivity add to our expenses but also enhance our socioeconomic position, according to a new research by Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.

The research correlates cell phone ownership and access to internet with Human Development Index (HDI).  It took into consideration the state, area of residence, age, religion, educational qualification, Internet connectivity and social status.Continue reading