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  • Can relationships flourish through tech alone?

    Technology can be our friend in sustaining close relationships, but it depends on how we use it, says communication professor John Caughlin.

    Technology can be our friend in sustaining close relationships now lacking face time during COVID-19, but it depends on how we use it, says communication professor John Caughlin. Just being on the same social media platform won’t do it, for instance. “It requires specific attention to that person.”

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  • Editor’s note: To reach John Caughlin, call 217-333-4340; email caughlin@illinois.edu.