Better Buy Some Stamps

Better Buy Some Stamps
Advertising
Robert Victor
  • 22 september 2005

Melodramatic title aside, the envisioned future of an entirely broadband linked United States may be in jeopardy. An article in Forbes titled, “Broadband Growth Narrows In U.S.” states, “[a]fter years of double-digit growth, the rate at which Americans are switching to high-speed broadband Internet connections is slowing considerably and could slow further.” A study from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development performed in December 2004 found that only 13 out of 100 residents in the U.S. subscribed to broadband Internet. This year, that number grew at a “statistically insignificant” rate according to John B. Horrigan, research director of the Pew Internet Project.

Access this article for free
Fill in your email below and you'll gain access to this article while also receiving a number of membership features as part of a special 30-day trial.
*Already a member? Log in here

Learn About Our Membership Services

Need Research Help?
As a member you can ask us any research questions and get complimentary research assistance with a 4-day turnaround. Reports inclde stats, quotes, and best-inclass examples on research topics.
Remain Informed & Strategic
We publish several trends reports each month. By becoming a member you will have access to over 100 existing reports, plus a growing catalog of deep topical analysis and debrief-style reports so you always remain in the know.
See Trends Come To Life
Meet your peers and immerse yourself in monthly trend and innovation webinars and discounted conferences.
No search results found.