As I have been recently suggesting the nature of the online environment is changing and one of those big changes is the decline in the acceptability of one having a truly anonymous presence online. With this in mind I was quite pleased to find another example of this trend with the social media app “4square” moving to require real names:
Personally I find this entirely unsurprising and I tend to think that before too long people using pseudonyms on the net may be about as acceptable as failing to remove a motorcycle helmet when you go into a bank branch.
- Manufacturer Vega Recalls More Than 30,000 Motorcycle Helmets (blogs.wsj.com)
- SLAYER – Autographed Full Face Street Motorcycle Helmet Available (bravewords.com)