Tuesday, 4 May 2010

Fuck Facebook

Some time ago I made the decision to delete my facebook account.  The main reason for this is that Facebook does not respect privacy regardless of how much they say they do.  This article articulates my reasons for deleting my account far better than I can:

After some reflection, I've decided to delete my account on Facebook. I'd like to encourage you to do the same. This is part altruism and part selfish. The altruism part is that I think Facebook, as a company, is unethical. The selfish part is that I'd like my own social network to migrate away from Facebook so that I'm not missing anything. In any event, here's my "Top Ten" reasons for why you should join me and many others and delete your account.