30 Jul '11, 7am

As Google+ Controversy Rages, Linden Lab Launch Social Profiles

As Google+ Controversy Rages, Linden Lab Launch Social Profiles

Two weeks ago , when I first wrote about the problems with Google+ and identity/pseudonymity, some people misunderstood. They believed that I was speaking about a virtual worlds issue (solely and specifically), and what's more, a personal one, even though I was clear, using very small words that the issues raised by this controversy have little to do with virtual worlds per se, and have no effect on me personally, whatsoever. The Google+ identity dust-up only started with virtual worlds because that group were the first to predict the oncoming freight train, not because they were the only ones impacted. Since the time I wrote that article, the stain of this issue has spread all over the world . It's become more and more obvious that this is a big problem and a public relations headache of a proportion Google may not have anticipated, but almost certainly should have. So fa...

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