[Air-L] Fwd: [CommunityInformaticsCanada] Re: [ciresearchers] Community Informatics comes to Facebook
ptimusk at sympatico.ca
Sun May 30 12:03:08 PDT 2010
I am not sure people have noticed this on facebook. See below
Begin forwarded message:
> From: Peter Timusk <ptimusk at sympatico.ca>
> Date: May 30, 2010 2:48:50 PM GMT-04:00
> To: ciresearchers at vancouvercommunity.net, Michael Gurstein <gurstein at gmail.com
> Cc: 'CRACIN Canada discussion' <cracin-
> canada at vancouvercommunity.net>, ci-research-sa at vcn.bc.ca
> Subject: [CommunityInformaticsCanada] Re: [ciresearchers] Community
> Informatics comes to Facebook
> Facebook is responsible. These new group pages are created
> automatically by facebook based on people's interests and the
> persons join without permissions. Facebook automatically adds
> everyone interested to the group. Also all open status updates or
> perhaps other chatter are then posted to this group pageif the
> chatter uses the word "community informatics". The groups seem to
> all have wikipedia entries. This is just the latest invasion of
> privacy by facebook. Soon they will produce novels of people's lives
> based on their status updates and we the users have agreed to this
> in signing up for facebook.
> Micheal start an official community informatics page and tell
> facebook you have the official page. As an experiment about facebook.
> Peter Timusk
> On 30-May-10, at 2:33 PM, Michael Gurstein wrote:
>> (I'm not sure who is responsible for this but CI now has a FB fan
>> page ;-)
>> Community informatics | Facebook
>> Welcome to the Facebook Community Page about Community informatics, a
>> collection of shared knowledge concerning Community informatics.
> Peter Timusk,
> B.Math statistics (2002), B.A. legal studies (2006) Carleton
> Systems Science Graduate student, University of Ottawa.
> just trying to stay linear.
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B.Math statistics (2002), B.A. legal studies (2006) Carleton University
Systems Science Graduate student, University of Ottawa.
just trying to stay linear.
Read by hundreds of lurkers every week.
kiitos paljon, merci, thank you and muchas gracias for reading.
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