Teens Create their Own Space Online

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The popularity of Myspace.com is driven by teens' easy familiarity with technology and a desire to make friends. But the young people who use such social networking sites may not realize there are dangers as well.


Amanda Lenhart, senior research specialist at the Pew Internet and American Life Project

Danah Boyd, graduate student at UC Berkeley and a researcher at Yahoo! Research Berkeley; studies new media use among young people

Parry Aftab, privacy lawyer and children's advocate specializing in Internet crime



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