The author introduces the article by explain how the network technology has affected the society. The line between the virtual world and the real world is becoming blurred by the day. He looks at — a culture in which the daily existence of humans is interweaved with the use of and connection to machines.
The increase of online interactions has changed the nature of interaction between people. While personal interactions have reduced virtual interactions have sky rocketed. From the rise of social networking sites and virtual gaming portals alone one can estimate the shift in the spectrum of communication.
We are truly living a network experience.