My situation was not like other kids I knew. I remember all of my friends having a cell phone with T9 texting and some internet access to check their...
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...rom the cyber world that so easy to hide your face from. In Turkle’s essay, she mentions the safety of the internet that everyone believes, “If you have nothing to hide, you have nothing to fear” (232, Turkle/Ousborne). Employers today will even look on your social media pages which could determine your employment with them depending on how you behave. I struggle with having social media and being a high school teacher for when my students find me online and question what I have been up to. It is a strange phenomenon to be censored in a social media that asks about your entire life. My father even refused to be in pictures if they are to then be posted onto Facebook. One-day cyber life and everyday life will be even more connected than what Turkle predicted in 2011. And then even my essay about the topic today will be entirely outdated in the next five to ten years.
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