Erica Ho discusses a study that was conducted by Harris Interactive in her article, ‘Almost Everyone Doesn’t Trust the Internet’. According to this study, almost everyone has something that they discredit about the internet. Out of 1,900 Americans surveyed, 94% worried about bad things happening online while 54% didn’t trust the information they read. 53% believed that what they read was self-promotional.
Read more about this study: http://newsfeed.time.com/2012/07/23/almost-everyone-doesnt-trust-the-internet/