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US social media use among adults unaffected by privacy scandals - study

Friday 10 May 2019 | 12:37 CET | News
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The share of US adults using social media platforms or apps has remained unaffected by the numerous controversies over privacy, fake news and censorship on social media, according to a new report from Pew Research Center. However, the survey conducted in January and February 2019 revealed that the steady growth in adoption that social platforms have experienced in the US over the past decade appears to be slowing. The shares of adults who say they use Facebook, Pinterest, LinkedIn and Twitter are each largely the same as in 2016, with only Instagram showing an uptick in use during the period,

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Countries: United States
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