Living Online: The End of Privacy

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From New Scientist by Alison George– this is a subscription article but can be viewed online for a week …Cols likes a smoke and has tried many different drugs. He has three piercings and is in the process of tattooing his arm. He earns between $75,000 and $100,000 a year and doesn’t see his dad.I know all about Cols even …

Britain’s digital tribes revealed

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From BBC NEWS Technology “Households in Britain can be classified into 23 ‘e-types’ depending on their access to technology, say researchers. E-types include mobile explorers, the e-committed and rational utilitarians.The researchers, from University College London (UCL), say the profiles could be used to inform future policies on access to digital technology. Every postcode in Britain has been assigned a classification …