Weblining

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Term or phrase Weblining
Status wired
Notes The practice of denying people opportunities based on their digital selves. Similar to "red lining"--that is, by virtue of one's geographical placement, the denial of loans, jobs, access to other opportunities due to alleged high-risk.
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Keywords internet privacy


Resource description Lori Andrews, "Facebook is Using You" op ed in New York Times, 5 Feburary 2012
Resource url http://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/05/opinion/sunday/facebook-is-using-you.html?_r=1&hp=&pagewanted=all
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