Opinion: Social networking sites bring people closer, but what happens when you break up? - Tech Digest
Katherine Hannaford writes... Several months into what my mother would deem a 'casual courtship' - you know, those brief days/weeks/months/years (oh, I pity you in that extremity), when the officiality of your lip-locking has as yet not been classified, he popped the question. "Would it be ok if I changed my relationship status on Facebook to 'in a relationship'?", he asked. I didn't need to hesitate twice - after all, not only was [redacted] an amazing guy, but with a pitch like that, how could I refuse. Yes, it was the perfect way for one geek to ask a fellow geek if she'll always be there on his couch to watch re-runs of X-Files and battle over Wario Ware and Rez...
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