by Eric Simpson. "Yu’s arc was beautifully crafted, and troubling to watch. As she sank further and further into depression, the phone seemed incidental, in a way, more a witness to than an agent of her despair and eventual suicide. In the end, this isn’t a piece about how tittering iPhones have ruined our lives–it’s about the fact that technology can do only so much to overcome the feeling of being alone." Read more.