This is an interesting Daily Mail article, published today by China’s leading newspaper, People’s Daily. It’s worth a read.
via Couples who engage in meaningful and deep conversations are happier – People’s Daily Online.
Another manifestation of the same problem can perhaps be gleaned from Facebook data feed?
For a third insight, look at young people in a restaurant, ranging from Beijing to London or Los Angeles – they’re typically looking down at iPhones, rather than talking.