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Is the internet making it too easy for us to spy on each other?

In the week that Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google warned of the danger that the Internet could strip current and future generations of their privacy I discovered, quite by chance, that someone was using Facebook to spy on me.

Facebook users will be familiar with the site suggesting people to become friends with. Normally, I ignore these messages, but last week…

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