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Laurianne
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Laurianne,
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10/17/2013 | 5:16:20 PM
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Competitive pressure from LinkedIn for teen pages? That doesn't ring very true to me.

FB can't make teens play wisely or nicely online, and that's not its job. But now parents will have to be much more vigilant about teen FB use. That's not going to create good feelings about FB from parents. This one could backfire on FB.
Thomas Claburn
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10/17/2013 | 8:10:44 PM
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Adults should get the privacy protections teens receive.
Ariella
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11/18/2013 | 5:42:36 PM
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@Thomas I was thinking the exact same thing! Many adults feel all too safe on FB, thinking that what they intend to share only with their friends remains only with their friends. In truth much of what is posted on the social network can be mined even if your friends don't pass on what you post. 
Ariella
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11/18/2013 | 5:40:56 PM
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@ACM there are some social network designed expressly for younger kids (those under 13 who are subject to COPPA regulations) that do that. You can see a list of them here.


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