This article is about the ability of young adults to do work on a computer. It describes these peoples ability to multitask on and off the computer. A study shows that only about 8 minutes out of a quarter of an hour where spent doing the assigned work. some research shows that when people are distracted their minds process and store information in a much less useful way. In the final study students were asked to use Facebook during a 15 minute period of time they had a lower grade point average than the students who did not go on those sights. "Students Can't Resist Multitasking, and it's Impairing Their Memory" by Annie Murphy Paul show the importance of staying on task.