Australia: Facebook and Twitter addicts post updates that may have been composed in the restroom, a new research has found. According to the Australian, there is a growing class of social media addicts, obsessed with staying in touch with their friends through social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter no matter where they are, and six per cent are so gripped they are tweeting and posting while on the toilet, a website.

The finding came from a survey of 1016 consumers and 1951 businesses by the Australian Interactive Media Industry Association and Yellow Pages.

It also revealed 62 per cent of internet users Down Under now have a presence on a social network and 36 per cent use it at least once a day.

About 10 per cent of users are so obsessed with keeping in touch through social media channels they are accessing sites at least five times every day.

(Agencies)

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