More than one-third (37%) of smartphone users have made a purchase from their device. Approximately 88% of 12- to 17-year-olds use social networks every day. Thirty-seven percent of Americans age 18-24 use Twitter. Around 45% of Americans have watched live streaming coverage of a sporting event via the Internet. In 2009 approximately 90 trillion emails were sent (81% of which were spam), and there were 234 million websites.
The Internet is changing how people interact, communicate, make purchases, pay bills, make decisions and entertained.