After scrolling through the conversation, I'll offer a few possible interpretations, along with the obligatory "but don't read into it too much! But it's not just women or singles who deal with text message misinterpretationsconfusion, stress, and assumptions, plenty of people in relationships get caught up in decoding text messagesor worse, engage in text fights. But texting is just so convenient, right?

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Our increasing preference for texting over and phone calls creates a higher quantity of interactions, but it decreases their quality, harming our relationships. On the surface, these texts may seem like an acceptable way to handle daily communication, but they actually are all examples of ways to avoid conflict, from making lying easier to dodging in-person confrontation. The problems with texting begin with the way it reduces conversation to words or photos on a screen; the way it converts the interchange of human connection to brief, stilted fragments.

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I call them parking meter conversations. In a UCLA study, researchers found that up to 93 percent of communication is non-verbal.


Then, participants were randomly ased to connect with their old friend via phone or and to report back on the experience.

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As in the experiment, they were asked to predict what the experience would be like and how close they might become to the person. Overall, those ased to voice chat or video chat expected conversations to be more awkward and not bring any more closeness than those ased to text-chat. He points to other research that also emphasizes the importance of voice in our communication.

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In another studypeople who listened to someone express a political viewpoint that they disagreed with were less likely to dehumanize that person than people who simply read the transcript of their argument. This suggests that talking to people from different political parties rather than texting or responding to them on Facebook might help bridge divides. One reason for this is that our voices convey a myriad of emotionswhich helps us understand one another better and feel more empathic.

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Although it might seem trivial, the way we choose to communicate matters. Texting can be useful if you need to just pass on a quick message or set up a time to talk with someone, he adds. Jill Suttie, Psy. She received her doctorate of psychology from the University of San Francisco in and was a psychologist in private practice before coming to Greater Good.

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