Boys, Dan
July 2008
Interpretation Journal;Summer2008, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p12
The article presents a study conducted in Canada regarding file-sharing as the popular activity for young people ages 9-17. The study shows that 57% of the respondents said that playing and downloading music is the one they like to do most on the Internet. It stresses that when downloading audio for consumption on computers, MP3 players and mobile phones are popular. In addition, few organizations have misused the high ownership of the equipment.


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