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Partager ses secrets en public

Louise Merzeau 1, 2
1 TACTIC - Traitement et Appropriation des Connaissances par les TIC
DICEN-IDF - Dispositifs d'Information et de Communication à l'Ère du Numérique - Paris Île-de-France : EA1738
Abstract : We can be tempted to interpret the evolution of the Web and especially of social networks as a victory of an ideology of visibility, denying the right to withhold, withdraw and disconnect. Does this dictatorship of transparency, which is threatening even State secrets, means the end opacities, gray areas and moving frontiers between what is shown et whant is hidden ? We want to show that the digital environment is characterized instead by a regime of ambivalent visibility, where publication does not necessarily mean quitting secret. Under a new form of sharing, "privacy in public" is a social activity where individuals do not expose everything, but settle their distances playing opportunities which are offered by platforms. For their part, actors of industry Web opacify algorithmic process of their strategies behind the illusion of smooth and transparent communication space to orchestrate the great conversation where everything is said. However, increasingly, users seem claim zones where they would not be traced.
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Louise Merzeau. Partager ses secrets en public. Médium : Transmettre pour Innover, Ed. Babylone, 2013, 2013/4-2014/1 (37-38), pp.153-172. ⟨halshs-00962608⟩

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