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Goodbye pseudonyms! Android app store reviews will now show your Google+ name and picture

Android app store reviews will now show your Google+ name and picture

No more pseudonymous reviews on Google Play - from now on, any feedback you leave on Android apps will be accompanied by your name and photograph.

The problem with Anonymous.. it doesn't know who it is

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If your movement has no defined leadership, no structure, no way for people to officially become members.. how can it define what's done in the name of the movement and what isn't?

Anonymity can have its drawbacks.

Basic error puts anonymous bloggers at risk

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In a recent experiment writer Andy Baio was able to uncover the identities of seven anonymous bloggers from a random sample of 50 in under 30 minutes; all thanks to a simple mistake they'd made in setting up their websites.

Google+ misses an opportunity - Privacy is an important part of openness

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Google has created a furor online over the use of pseudonyms on their new social networking service, Google+. Is privacy a key component in providing safe and secure public spaces?

Tom Tom sounds the privacy drum - road safety or no road safety!

Tom Tom sounds the privacy drum - road safety or no road safety!

Dutch GPS and navigation software giant, Tom Tom, recently took what I consider to be a small privacy step for the company, but a giant privacy step for mankind.

Is this the start of something new?