Over the past couple of weeks, the Readeo Team has been talking to our users (we love you guys!) about how you use Readeo and how it’s helping you stay connected to each other whether you’re 10 or 10,000 miles apart.

Your stories have been amazing, and have really energized us as we see people enjoying sharing story time and building relationships through BookChat.

Throughout all of this, we’ve seen an interesting sentiment emerging, and thought it would be a good point to make here.

We’ll be the first to tell you that we love Facebook and Twitter. In fact, if you haven’t fanned or followed us, do it—we’d love to connect with you there.

These and other social networking sites are great tools for staying up-to-date with friends, family, colleagues, etc. They aim to being people together and in many ways do a great job of accomplishing that goal. But at the same time, do you sometimes feel like they also remove us a step from each other? Technology is great, but sometimes it seems like

Status updates are sanitized versions of the people we know. Photos from the summer vacation