Aristillus

A large crater to dump my thoughts

SSSAAAIIILLLLLL!!!!!!

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Rargh. In the continuing erosion of privacy on the internet, Google now wants me to use my fullname for my Youtube account. This isn’t the first service for which this is an issue. And don’t tell me it’s about preventing abuse; it’s just as much about linking data. There are perfectly good and valid reasons for using pseudonyms.

Fortunately we can – for the moment – still enjoy Youtube somewhat anonymously. My current favourite:

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYxX2YKGdvM]
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Written by aristillus

September 6, 2012 at 11:53

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