Punctuation is the New Measure of Emotion

Spend less time wondering about the meaning behind that period or (lack of) exclamation marks.

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In our digital world, our screens filter out the non-verbal signals and cues that make up 60 to 80 percent of face-to-face communication, forcing us to adapt the emotional logic of computers. We’re rendered cue-less.