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Life Without Online Privacy

Despite the invitations and cajoling of many friends, I put off joining Facebook for quite a long while. And then I caved.

I've enjoyed connecting with dozens of people I would not have located otherwise, but Facebook's inconstant privacy policies and questionable use of private information is getting under my skin.

Here's why ...
http://uflstaffpicks.blogspot.com/2010/05/life-without-online-privacy.html

John Gehner, The Urbana Free Library

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A group of New York University students are working on a project called Diaspora*, which they hope could provide an alternative for people who want to delete their Facebook accounts.

http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/05/12/is-there-life-after-facebook/