2013 study in the American Journal of Epidemiology showing the high risks for HIV infection among sex workers.
2013 research review relating to various aspects of life and culture for people of Mexican origin residing in the United States. Data, relevant studies.
2013 study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences showing that online relationships often produce more long-lasting marriages, compared to couples who met off-line.
2013 study in American Political Science Review showing the association between increased cell phone availability and usage and the capacity for violent conflict.
2013 study in Scientific Reports demonstrating that small amounts of geographical data from cell phones can be used to identify individuals.
2013 collection of recent research on Internet privacy issues.
2013 study from Silicon Graphics International (SGI), the University of Illinois, and social media data vendor GNIP on geography and Twitter use.
Updated June 2013: A review of scholarly studies that examine Twitter use by politicians, policymakers and the public.
May 2013 collection of interesting nine new studies/reports in the realms of social and news media, global technology and more.
2012 review of scientific literature on potential health effects of hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” to extract natural gas.
2013 selection of recent research on massive open online courses (MOOCs).
2013 collection of academic scholarship on the popularity and effectiveness of game-based learning.
2013 aggregation of documents and background perspectives on the emerging controversy over the Justice Department’s decision to review phone records of Associated Press reporters.
2013 study in Public Opinion Quarterly showing trends in public sentiment over time with regard to immigration.
2013 roundup of research on the use of performance-enhancing drugs in athletics and academics as well as their potential health effects.
2013 study form the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City showing how job polarization is not merely the result of a decline in U.S. manufacturing, but rather is a structural issue across sectors.
2013 CDC report noting that the suicide rate for middle-aged Americans has been increasing.
April 2013 review of recent studies and reports that relate to news, social and civic media.
2012 study in the journal Demography showing how American parents are spending increasing amounts of resources on their children.
2013 report from Brown University providing detailed analysis of subgroups with the U.S. Latino population, including differences in rates of population growth, levels of segregation and education levels.