May 13, 2024 - Business

❤️ Love means using digital life tools

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It's better to have Slacked and lost than never to have Slacked at all.

The big picture: Our love lives have apparently become so complicated that we need a suite of digital tools to keep track of everything.

  • Love birds are increasingly using project management tools to handle home tasks, communicating through Slack and budgeting on Google Sheets, among other things, the New York Times reports.

Yes, but: Some people fear that digital tools will suck the romanticism out of relationships.

💭 Nathan's thought bubble: Who says efficiency can't be attractive?

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