Survey: Your Rules for Dating and Technology

A new book entitled 'The Breakup 2.0' suggests that new technology like social networks and smart phones are making young love affairs more traditional, meaning there are more rules governing how we behave in relation to Facebook, text messaging, etc. Just think about the things we consider nowadays when we're sifting through potential suitors: Did he text me instead of calling? When should we become Facebook friends? Should I follow him on Twitter? We asked a few ESSENCE.com readers about their rules for dating and technology. Plus, take our online survey on dating and technology and tell us if you would date someone you met on Facebook or break-up with someone with a text message. Here's what you had to say: Nikki commented via Facebook: "Guys who only communicate with text messaging do not get past first base with me." Kat wrote via Facebook: "I prefer texting simply because I take over verbal conversations and talk about everything for hours."
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