The virtual world of emailing, video conferencing, texting, IMing etc has broken down many barriers in communication (not only geographical ones) and enables its users to connect and share information/ideas/thoughts...

The virtual world of emailing, video conferencing, texting, IMing etc has broken down many barriers in communication (not only geographical ones) and enables its users to connect and share information/ideas/thoughts faster and wider than ever before.

However, in this hyper-linked world is there still a need to connect ‘face-to-face'?

We are social creatures and need human interaction.  Although, more and more of our associations and friendships are being formed through virtual communication channels with people whom we may never meet.

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