http://www.flickr.com/photos/yggg/775365076/ Implications:Data Collection and Use
http://www.flickr.com/photos/wili/83732757/ Implications:Passive Invasion of Privacy
People & Privacy Are people really concerned about privacy?
Not Concerned – 50% How concerned are you about your privacy on social networking sites? Concerned – 50% Marist Institute for Public Opinion
Survey Tracks Consumer Reaction and Widespread Use of New Geolocation Tools 55% had concerns about privacy 29% have shared data with strangers 31% have accepted friend requests from strangers Webroot Study
Why the Contradiction? Do people still expect and value privacy? Poll question: Is the apparent shift away from “private” a generational phenomenon? Or is this simply a characteristic of contemporary society?
Pew Internet & American Life Project Will the willingness of Generation Y / Millennials to share information change as they age? Yes 67% No 29% Generational?