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Leaving Facebook

As of March 2013 I have committed to quitting Facebook.

SocialNetworkingSoftware meets SituatedSoftware? : http://www.nytimes.com/2004/12/01/nyregion/01towns.html?ex=1259643600&en=bacc9bfc162fefd9&ei=5088&partner=rssnyt

2007 : I ranted about it a lot :

Threat to Google

Privacy Issues : http://mywheel.net/blog/index.php/2007/10/25/im-out-of-facebook/

Contrast : FaceBurbs WeirdFacebook

New Facebook Policy

I closed my account.

Old Facebook Policy

With a very few exceptions I will NOT be your facebook friend unless I know you in real life.

It's nothing personal. You may be a very likeable and cool person. I may very well hang out with you on a number of of other YASNS etc. But I try to keep Facebook for IRL people.


Added 2020-03-09 : Originally 2020-03-09


Added 2018-07-17 : Originally Added 2018-04-21 : https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/sep/21/children-privacy-online-facebook-photos FacebookShadowProfile