Online newspaper audience increases; more users stream video

More than 59 million people (37.3 percent of all active internet users) visited newspaper websites on during the second quarter of 2007 – a record number and a 7.7 percent increase over the same period a year ago. Read more

The global online population will expand from 1.1 billion users in 2006 to 1.5 billion in 2011, according to a report from JupiterResearch. North America will boast the highest online penetration, with 76 percent by 2011. Read more

Nearly 75 percent of US internet users watched an average of 158 minutes of online video in May, with Google sites topping the monthly rankings with both the most unique video streamers and the most videos streamed, according to comScore. Read more