[gallery] Are Smart Phones Spreading Faster than Any Technology in Human History?  “These figures show that smart phones, after a relatively fast start, have also outpaced nearly any comparable technology in the leap to mainstream use. It took landline telephones about 45 years to get from 5%...

[gallery] Why Twitter Is Bigger Than You Think  “Here you can see that 11% of Americans 12+ (the gray slice) have not heard of Twitter, which means that 89% have. That is more than the percentage of Americans with online access (~86%), by the way, which gives...

[gallery] thisistheverge: Real-time Facebook ‘likes’ displayed on Brazilian fashion retailer’s clothes racks A new initiative called Fashion Like allows people to ‘like’ certain items of clothing on the company’s Facebook page, and these clicks are collated and displayed on the relevant clothes rack in real-time. ...