Social networking websites and blogs account for nearly ten percent of the time people spend on the Internet. People spend more time on social networking websites and blogs than they do on email and the use of such sites increased 63 percent from December 2007 to December 2008.
We've described how doctors have tweeted during surgery and how a reporter was permitted to tweet about a trial, now a "building materials company and its owner have appealed a $12.6 million verdict against them, alleging that a juror posted messages on Twitter.com during the trial that show he's biased against them."
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