ACCORDING TO PEW INTERNET, men continue to pursue many internet activities more intensively than women. At the same time, trend data show that women are catching up in overall use and are framing their online experience with a greater emphasis on deepening connections with people. Both genders see the internet as a more efficient way of gathering information. According to the survey, "both men and women approach with gusto online transactions that simplify their lives by saving time on such mundane tasks as buying tickets or paying bills". The Pew Report found "women are more likely to see the vast array of online information as a 'glut' and to penetrate deeper into areas where they have the greatest interest, including health and religion. Women tend to treat information gathering online as a more textured and interactive process – one that includes gathering and exchanging information through support groups and personal email exchanges. Several facts highlight how men’s and women’s use of the internet has changed over time.