[LINK] SMH: 'Facebook leads attack on internet filter'

Tom Koltai tomk at unwired.com.au
Tue Mar 22 13:31:12 AEDT 2011

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> From: link-bounces at mailman.anu.edu.au 
> [mailto:link-bounces at mailman.anu.edu.au] On Behalf Of Jan Whitaker
> Sent: Tuesday, 22 March 2011 1:15 PM
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> Subject: Re: [LINK] SMH: 'Facebook leads attack on internet filter'
> At 01:07 PM 22/03/2011, eric scheid wrote:
> >in another article in possibly another paper, I saw mention that 
> >Facebook was closing accounts where the user lied about their age, 
> >specifically to get around the "you must be 13 or older" Terms of 
> >Service clause. So, not "editorial control" per se.
> And how exactly do they find out the age of the person?

Psychological profiling...

Friends age...  And the Like button.

That Like button reveals a lot more than most persons realise.

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