跟Facebook面对面

发自纽约——很久很久以前,当Facebook的创立者马克·扎克伯格还在念小学的时候,我写了本名叫《版本2.1 : 数码时代的生活规划》的书,书中盛赞了一种叫“P3”的理念(如今叫p3p, the platform for privacy preferences,为私隐数据所设的平台)。当时我确信人们会开始用P3或者其他类似的东西来管理一些与自身有关的数据。谁知无人响应,因为我的理念超前了整整十年……

如今,这一切终于露出了苗头——虽然不是以我所预料的方式,但也不是扎克伯格所预想的那样。

在许多人竭力反对Facebook变更私隐政策之时,数百万人正在利用Facebook以及其他社交网站所提供的工具平静地经营着自己的声誉。事实上,正是Facebook教会了他们如何去做。

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