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[Facebook example is a good example of how people are oblivious to personal information being collected from them] O' Bien, Deirdre and Ann M. Torres. "Social Networking and Online Privacy: Facebook Users' Perceptions." Irish Journal of Management , vol. 31, no. 2, Apr. 2012, pp. 63-97. EBSCO host , proxy.jjc.edu/login? url= sh&AN=74485990&site=ehost-live&scope=site. Awareness of privacy within Facebook users’ and how their behavior is influenced by this awareness Reasons as what creates fear in the online world includes, “lack of physical contact, loss in social cues and limited web interface” (O’Brien and Torres). These reasons contribute to “creating an unknown environment and unfamiliar process which leads to fear and uncertainty” (O’Brien and Torres). Privacy concerns are considered the greatest barrier in online trust due to the lack of unified provisions of who communicates with whom. To continue privacy concerns include, “online information collection techniques such as cookie technology involving extreme surveillance” (O’Brien and Torres). O’Hara, K., Nguyen, M-H.C., and Haynes, P., eds. Digital Enlightenment Yearbook 2014: Social Networks and Social Machines, Surveillance and Empowerment. Burke, NL: IOS Press, 2014. ProQuest ebrary. Web. 26 February 2017.
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Online activity is surveilled by the government The novel mentions, “The social arrangements that have been formed around privacy and computer systems are basically anchored in different ways of collecting, storing, processing and sharing personal data: social privacy and institutional privacy” (O’Hara, Nguyen, C, Haynes 271). The novel goes on to continue explaining the meaning of social privacy and institutional privacy, “Social privacy sees users as actors who provide personal information in order to form and manage their identity in relation to peers. Institutional privacy is related to the historical need to process large amounts of personal data, to what happens with the data and how these processes objectify users in two ways: they are reduced to a fixed identity, and their online data are being surveilled (by governments) and commodified (by corporations) often without their knowledge” (O’Hara, Nguyen, C, and Haynes 271). Quinn, Kelly. "Why We Share: A Uses and Gratifications Approach to Privacy Regulation in Social Media Use." Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media , vol. 60, no. 1, Mar. 2016, pp. 61-86. EBSCO host , doi:10.1080/08838151.2015.1127245. Reasons as to why the amount of privacy is adjusted within each social media account The article begins by introducing reasons as to why social media is used. The article explains that social media is used, “to pass time, maintain relationships, meet new people, keep up with current trends, and gather social information” (Quinn). Individuals change their privacy settings according to their purposed for using the social networking site. For example, the article reads, “The use of social media for informational and entertainment purposes is positively associated
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