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You’re Welcome

I think you are wrong. The “thank you” text back really says: “I got the message. I understand the message. I appreciate your taking the time to do it.” Only it says it in two words.

— New York Times.com reader elbro27, in a comment on a post by author Nick Bilton about the rudeness of people who send an email or text just to say “thank you,” which he finds to be a waste of time for people swamped with digital communication

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About Voices

Along with original content and posts from across the Dow Jones network, this section of AllThingsD includes Must-Reads From Other Websites — pieces we’ve read, discussions we’ve followed, stuff we like. Six posts from external sites are included here each weekday, but we only run the headlines. We link to the original sites for the rest. These posts are explicitly labeled, so it’s clear that the content comes from other websites, and for clarity’s sake, all outside posts run against a pink background.

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