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    The Practical DevEm Lazer-Walker10/22/2017 min
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    • L-A7 months ago

      A particular piece of social science he explores is the idea that friendships are formed through repeated spontaneous interactions over time.

      This model reinforces some design decisions [...]: if you want spontaneous interactions, that seemingly requires a more spatial chat model than a giant Discord server where everybody is always in the same chat rooms at the same time.