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Letting your guard down

Recently, my inbox has been bombarded with invites to Quechup, which purports to be a social networking site. It’s a familiar pattern, you sign up, and it offers to check your gmail contacts (which is everyone you’ve ever exchanged emails with) to see if they’ve already joined. Here’s the rub Read On..

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7 copies of the same social network

I joined Facebook earlier this week. Still not sure why. It’s mostly a case of “Seems harmless enough, and lots of people are doing it, so what the hell.” So I started adding my contacts, picture, links.. blah blah blah.. When it occurred to me.. We join these sites, and Read On..

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