NYTimes on the Pew Report

Online Music: Downloading Again

Based on responses to a survey conducted in February, Pew’s researchers estimate that 23 million people downloaded music during that period compared with 18 million in December 2003. “The increase is highly significant precisely because it occurred in such a short period of time,” said Mary Madden, a research specialist at Pew.

Of course, a different “take-away” than other descriptions of the report — read it for yourself and decide: 14% of Internet users say they no longer download music files: Data memo from PIP and comScore Media Metrix