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Wednesday, March 10, 2010

The digital disconnect: In relentless pursuit of 'connecting,' we miss out on each other

Alexia Allen, 31, of Woodinville, brought in a tub full of her estranged husband's circuit boards for recycle at Goods for the Planet store, in Seattle. Allen says her husband's technology interests and her farming lifestyle conflicted, and they separated last summer. "Living without technology is more important than living with my husband," she says now.