Rules to Remember on the Internet

What, me worry?

February 13, 2017

This list is meant to be a set of talking points for engaging with family and friends and reminding them of the implications of interacting on the internet with companies and each other via services such as Facebook, Twitter, and Gmail. The point isn’t to stifle all interaction, but instead to try to raise awareness of the consequences with an eye towards increasing “privacy prudence.”

It is easy to toss out “If you are not the customer, then you are the product,” but what does that actually mean? It means:

Contributions in the same spirit are welcome. Thanks to Aaron and Mark for their feedback.