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New Pew Study: Your Mother & Grandma Really Are On Facebook

Submitted by tomyoung on 08/30/2010 – 11:23 amNo Comment


You thought your parents were poking around on Facebook, confronting grandchildren with grim choices in friending requests.

Now polling says it’s real. They’re starting from a smaller base, but older people are taking to Facebook in alarming numbers according to the Pew Internet and American Life Project.

Pew says:

  • Between April 2009 and May 2010, social networking use among internet users ages 50-64 grew by 88%–from 25% to 47%.
  • During the same period, use among those ages 65 and older grew 100%–from 13% to 26%.
  • By comparison, social networking use among users ages 18-29 grew by 13%—from 76% to 86%.

This opens the prospect of future competition between  Facebook and 4square in the wandering adult prevention market. Where is Grandma would be a useful app!

Are you friends with your Grandma on Facebook?

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