Your photographs and videos published without your consent and visible for the whole world; your credit cards stolen; your identity suplanted; schools spending their budget on machines that break down or that become old-fashioned almost immediately. Why do people insist that the Internet is one of the best inventions in modern history?
Read about the case in this article from the Daily Telegraph. And if you are not careful you can even have problems at work, like the British young woman who lost her job because she said that her job was boring on Facebook. Read the article.
This other article in The Guardian warns about the dangers of social networks for young people: “Social network sites risk infantilising the mid-21st century mind, leaving it characterised by short attention spans, sensationalism, inability to empathise and a shaky sense of identity, according to a leading neuroscientist.”