Invitation to connect on LinkedIn

chris chevhq at gmail.com
Fri Jul 1 03:32:52 UTC 2011


On Thu, 2011-06-30 at 18:30 -0700, NoOp wrote:
> On 06/30/2011 03:08 PM, Patton Echols wrote:
> ...
> > If you wre not aware, LinkedIn is like facebook for professionals.  
> > Unfortunately, the website is not clear when it asks if you want to find 
> > other colleagues.  It asks for your email address and password (Yes, I 
> > know!) and gives the impression it is going to search it's database for 
> > anyone in your address book.  While it may do that, it also spams 
> > everyone in your name.
> > 
> > You should not tar and feather the users becase they were mislead by the 
> > site designers.
> 
> Really? If I sign up for blowup googoo dolls and it mines my email
> addresses & sends invites to all in my email address book/lists I
> shouldn't be responsible?
> 
> Perhaps we should start a thread/blog on safe browsing...
> 
> 
> 

now that is a good idea
-- 
Cheers the Kiwi





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