then the location sharing preferences on facebook would look something like this:
Instead they look like this:
errm…which one do we think makes more sense…
yeah. thought so.
we built everything on echoecho to optimise speed, elegance and utility to the USER – but never at the expense of the user’s privacy. The trouble is that many other social networks are optimised to give maximum value to the NETWORK (or in the case of Foursquare and Facebook Places to a venue/brand/advertiser). That’s a hell of a way to design a user experience – which is supposed to be about maximising value for the user.
Those guys at Facebook are just gonna have to start reading my blog posts ;)