That story praises God and shows that God is in all things—including dating apps and websites. Ostrov believes that texting is destructive to relationships. At the same time, online dating can increase our likelihood of dating those of a similar race and class, further replicating the lack of class mobility and interracial relationships that already exist. From what I've discovered during my adventures in digital dating, finding romance online is better because it gives you more control over who you interact with. Sobolofsky has noticed that in-person conversations are more awkward for some people as they become more comfortable interacting online.
Similarly, the social contexts of the Internet can be considered at multiple levels, from the explosion in the capacity for social connectivity enabled by online social networking applications Dunbar, , Steinfield et al. A man would approach a woman, ask her for her number, write it down, using a pen and paper maybe even a napkin and then he would call her and ask her out on a proper date. Though Molly and Joey are Orthodox and in their thirties, they had not even one mutual Facebook friend.