According to a new study from the Pew Internet and American Life Project: "Some 39% of Americans have positive and improving attitudes about their mobile communication devices, which in turn draws them further into engagement with digital resources - on both wireless and wireline platforms." At the same time, however "most Americans still connect to the internet mainly on wireline and rarely use a mobile device to access digital resources." Read the Pew press release. See the full study.
March 2009 Archives
From Campus Technology magazine (3/23/09): MIT's faculty members last week decided on a new policy to make all of their scholarly articles available free to the public online. Articles will be disseminated using an open source platform called DSpace, which was developed by the MIT Libraries and HP. See the full article.