Economy People interacting more with near ones, despite digital revolution Updated : July 23, 2018 05:52 PM IST Even when people have well-connected social networks beyond their home cities, they are still most frequently interacting with people who stay closer to them, the study found. With the rise of the Internet and the new era of globalisation, some have argued that the world is flat, geography is dead. The findings are based on an expansive, 16-month study of more than 51 million geo-tagged tweets generated by more than 1.7 million Twitter users across the US. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.