Roger.Clarke at xamax.com.au
Tue Mar 14 14:00:33 EST 2006
At 13:24 +1100 14/3/06, Marghanita da Cruz wrote:
>so, what was the point in this?
Sorry, I meant my posting to invoke earlier discussions ...
One of many uses of the Web is to get the low-down on someone you're
about to meet, or who's applied for a job with you, or who's taking
out your sister, or who could be a good prospect for
protection/extortion etc., etc.
Zoom claims to be an up-market / customised / business-ready version.
There are of course many implications of such services.
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