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Jeremy Rifkin

Virtual companionship

By Jeremy Rifkin
October 10, 2006

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OVER THE PAST 20 years or so, we have preoccupied ourselves with developing ingenious new ways of communicating with each other. Our cellphones, personal computers, Blackberries, text messaging, e-mail, and the Internet connect 25 percent of the human race in a speed of light global village. At the same time that we are connecting the central nervous system of our ... (Full article: 907 words)

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