"Later, we talked about the exchanges, and she explained that she saw e-mail as something for “old people.” It’s too slow for her, and the messages too long. Sometimes, she said, as with a Facebook status update, you don’t even need to respond at all."

- Disruptions: Life’s Too Short for So Much E-Mail

This author’s cousin seems to agree with our live focus group participants.

(Source: The New York Times)