Millions of Americans Think HTML is a Sexually Transmitted Disease (and other proof we don’t know that much about technology)

A coupons website,, recently surveyed  nearly 2,400 adults across this great county to learn how much Americans know about technology. The L.A. Times reported the humorous and rather baffling findings about how little we Americans actually know about the stuff we use every day. Among their findings? That 1 in 10 Americans think HTML is a sexually transmitted disease. Below is a summary of the survey results. Apparently technological literacy isn’t keeping up with the technology itself.

How Much Americans Know about Technology