The younger generation are so obsessed with technology they've been given the hotly debated label "digital natives" who go nowhere without at least one device glued to their person.
But what the population...
On Googling Greggs today (as many are being encouraged to do so on social media), you might notice that its logo is not quite right.
A service called gazeMetrix is allowing companies to track how often their brands' logos turn up on social media sites.
Proving that one should always think before tweeting, Starbucks has angered followers of its Irish Twitter account.
Just as business leaders are finding official uses for social networking in the work environment, teachers are beginning to find a place for it in schools.
A US fast-food outlet in Boston has turned to YouTube, Twitter and Facebook in an effort to catch a gang of burglars.
The thieves tried to knock out a CCTV camera with a sledgehammer during the raid, now the Boloco burrito outlet is using the images captured in an attempt to capture...
I'm sure you all remember but just in case you don't I'll jog your memory. Back in August, Downtime posted a story about a competition that was taking place in Finland.