In my early days of immersion, Iâ€™d sit among friends in conversation and find my mind wandering. The desire to switch on my phone and check my networks was intense, almost like a primal need. I found myself connected to the network, and disconnected from long term friends, even family. It seemed that they didnâ€™t understand, they werenâ€™t part of what was in my immediate field of interest. None of them grasped the magnitude of my new discovery.