Why Privacy Is Actually Thriving Online
Source: Wired - Posted by Alex   
Privacy Privacy is dead—or so we’re told, both by those who would mourn the loss and by those who would dance on its grave. And the murderers aren’t just the NSA and snooping corporations. We too have played a part in privacy’s demise, through our embrace of mass exhibitionism. When hands are raised at a concert, they’re holding cameras, ready to shoot and post to an ever-expanding array of social networks. When we cook a delicious meal, the thumbs type a tweet before the mouth gets a bite. “OK, Glass” summons a machine worn on the face to capture video, audio, and geographic location and then broadcast it to the world. With so many private moments now public, the reasoning goes, we must no longer value privacy.

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