Communications and Technology
In 2000, half of Americans lacked a cellphone and about half of these said they had no intention of ever getting one.
A new Gallup-GSMA study examines the relationships between the use of mobile IT devices and how people worldwide view their lives.
Employed Americans are not particularly worried about their jobs becoming obsolete because of technology. They worry most about having their benefits cut.
Postgraduate degree holders who took at least half of their classes online fare just as well on many employment and life satisfaction measures as those who took most courses in person.
Americans' trust that companies will protect their personal information has declined significantly during the past year.