1. 64 — Percent of British office workers who continue toiling away via smartphones and other devices after leaving the office

    138 — Minutes a day they spend working while technically off-duty

    25 — Percentage of Boston Consulting Group managers who sleep with their cellphones

    We’ve become slaves to the screen

    (Source: theweek.com)

     


  2. The number of U.S. subscribers that still pay $17.50 a month for Aol’s dial-up internet service.

     


  3. $6.7 billion

    What it would cost, per year, to provide “modern family planning methods” to people who don’t have access to them.

    $6.9 billion
    Amount Americans are expected to spend on Halloween this year.

    Earth’s 7-billion population milestone: By the numbers