Any corporation running a venue that prompts you to “like” something is looking to violate your privacy, probably in order to make money but possibly for more sinister reasons. Only the truly naive will be shocked by Facebook’s latest transgression:
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This song came to mind regarding Facebook because of the lyric: You can check out any time you like,/ But you can never leave!
I wrote last month that Mark Zuckerberg seems to have the mind of an old Stalinist, because he seems dead-set on destroying the very concept of privacy in social networking. Here’s more evidence that millions of Facebook users shouldn’t assume Zuckerberg’s invention is just a good way to make friends: The Electronic Frontier Foundation cites […]
Mark Zuckerberg is 26 years old, but only someone with the mind of an old Stalinist would be so dead-set on “making the world open and connected…”
Read Neal Gabler’s essay in today’s New York Times before you jump on Facebook to tell friends what your cat had for dinner and how much you hate Mondays.