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Vice News featured Dyson Professor Leora Trub in "Why Do I Keep Texting People Who I Know Aren't That Into Me?"

08/12/2020

Vice News featured Dyson Professor Leora Trub in "Why Do I Keep Texting People Who I Know Aren't That Into Me?"

When people feel isolated, lonely, or bored, they tend to reach for their phones in the hopes their texting partner sends a timely, thoughtful response (or, in pre-pandemic days, initiated a hangout or date) to uplift their mood, said Leora Trub, an associate professor of psychology at Pace University who studies the intersection of psychology and technology.

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