I did it MySpace - OpEd at bit-tech.net

Posted on Saturday, May 06 2006 @ 18:22 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Is the online world of blogging turning us all into emotional voyeurs and exhibitionists? How much about yourself are you comfortable revealing? Plenty, it seems.

"This is what I find so confusing. We live in a day of privacy, anonymity, where identity fraud, grooming, cyberstalking and online bullying are not only rife, they're serious concerns for everyone. Yet so many people seem to be happy to share their innermost feelings with everyone on the Internet. I don't know these people, but some of them I feel like I could meet in a pub and tell them more about their lives than some of their friends."

Check it out over at Bit Tech.

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Thomas De Maesschalck

Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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