10 February 2010

Some ditch social networks to reclaim time, privacy

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As the social networking train gathers momentum, some riders are getting off. USA Today reports.

“Their reasons run the gamut from being besieged by online “friends” who aren’t really friends to lingering concerns over where their messages and photos might materialize. If there’s a common theme to their exodus, it’s the nagging sense that a time-sucking habit was taking the “real” out of life.”

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