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Archive for December 23rd, 2010

Privacy and the audience: Who are you talking to?

As 2010 draws to a close, a topic has been dominating my thoughts on social media for a while now – privacy.

As one who could safely be tick-boxed in the ‘digital native’ bracket – changing online privacy settings when setting up new accounts is simply second nature.

But Facebook’s constant chopping and changing of their unnecessarily complicated privacy settings have not only been frustrating – but have thrown up a key question – should online privacy be the burden of the user or the platform?

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Written by hrwaldram

December 23, 2010 at 11:50 am