Lee Rainie

  • What Makes Internet Users Surrender Personal Data? (Study)

    … of privacy: All the information that would be gathered about me is certainly already available online somewhere else. I just wouldn’t care enough to create another internet profile. Advertised as “free,” but it isn’t. I pay, but with my attention span rather than a monetary fee. Too costly, and based on a lie. Lee Rainie, author of the report…

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  • STUDY: Does Social Media Use Cause Stress?

    … Pinterest user) is typically aware of 8 percent more major life events from the 12 events we studied amongst her closest social ties. Compared with a man who does not use Pinterest, a man who used Pinterest at a similar rate (18 days per month) would tend to be aware of 29 percent more major life events amongst their closest ties. Males who send text…

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  • What Will Facebook Privacy Be Like in 2025?

    … of this phenomenon. This policy of elastic privacy is now so deeply embedded in the praxis of the Internet that path dependency pushes it to expand in like form. Per Ola Kristensson, lecturer in human-computer interaction, University of St. Andrews: By 2025, there will be intense pressure by the general public to legislate in order to protect people’s privacy…

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