"Circle of Friends," which is a brief summary and commentary on new Pew Internet and American Life Project findings regarding techology and how people are using it. Both the article and the findings are worth a few minutes of your time. The Pew web site, if you are interested in this topic, is really a great resource.
I do not want to be misconstrued as someone who believes wholesale in the possiblities of technology to solve all the ills (including social) of the world. However, I am really interested in how technology shapes the way that our students experience the world and - more fundamentally - how those experiences shape the way that they learn. It's a Brave New World, folks.