Google: Young Will Have to Change Names to Escape ‘Cyber Past’

“Google: Young Will Have to Change Names to Escape ‘Cyber Past.’ Eric Schmidt suggested that young people should be entitled to change their identity to escape their misspent youth, which is now recorded in excruciating detail on social networking… sites such as Facebook.”–The New Media Journal.us

Echoing those sentiments: “Digital technology empowers us as never before, yet it has unforeseen consequences as well.”–Viktor Mayer-Schonberger, Delete: The Virtue of Forgetting in the Digital Age

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