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Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by JT., Sep 8, 2007.

  1. JT.

    JT. A glitch in life

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    We all know you shouldn't post your personal info on the internet!

    Well, your supposed to google your email every now and then to see if you've been following this rule (Weird, I know).

    So, I was wondering, which of you turn up results on google, and how many results?

    Me, I turn up zero results, so I'm safe:yesnod:
     
  2. blueovalboy7

    blueovalboy7 They call me Hammy!

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    Surprisingly enough both of my email accounts are clean.
     
  3. Brawny

    Brawny Anglophobiphile

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    I exclusively run Gmail. I'm good to go. (and even if I wasn't safe, would google tell me? :p)
     
  4. JT.

    JT. A glitch in life

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    My friend turns up one result when searching for his email. But when you search his user name, there's a long list of results. It had a few things he'd signed up to... don't think I should mention what.
     
  5. DRMARIO

    DRMARIO Controversial.

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    I don't get any results if I google my email..
    And when I google my name, I get one accurate result, which is just an article I wrote on the school website.
     
  6. daviduk200

    daviduk200 The XBOX 360 Guy

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    lol i turn up onw result,

    but thats because my email adress is posted on my bebo profile
     
  7. milliways

    milliways Writer

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    I have the sense to use more than one e-mail account, so that serious stuff doesn't get jumbled with offers of porn, cheap stocks and viraga. Obviously I don't post my main e-mail address about the place. And obviously a username I use for forums doesn't get used to go on banking web sites.

    Other personal details... I never give out my phone number or my full address. It'll take a lot of work to stalk me.
     
  8. javjaoll

    javjaoll Dead Caravan

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    OMG! I have 3! one at wiichat.com! on some thread about friend codes for the wii i think....... One at ign boards and one at another forum type site But typing in my username i get quite a bit of sites that i usually go to.....(usually forums) and my bebo page. But apart from that i'm safe??.. lol
     
  9. javjaoll

    javjaoll Dead Caravan

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    I'll start in Cornwall lol:)

    (sorry for the maybe double post)
     
  10. Syntax

    Syntax That Canucks Fan

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    I turned up three results. All of which are from me posting one of my old emails on a website so others could add me. However for my personal email I turn up zero results..
     
  11. JT.

    JT. A glitch in life

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    I don't know how safe I actually am. I used to get over 3500 spam a month, but I managed to bring it down to under 1000. The high amount of spam was probably cause my email was on a website of mine... As soon as I got rid of the website, numbers dropped.
     
  12. blueovalboy7

    blueovalboy7 They call me Hammy!

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    Yea it's never a good idea to post your email address online, anywhere.
     
  13. milliways

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    Then it would still be like trying to find a needle in a haystack.
     
  14. Frogger

    Frogger God Complex

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    Okay, I need some ADULTS who live in the United States to use this website because it is known to have everyone in the States' personal information on, it seems pretty reliable. So test how safe you really are.

    Mine are only for deviantART and WiiChat. I really don't mind if people get my email, I've been resonable controlled. I've had the same email addres since 10th March 2004.
     
  15. Brawny

    Brawny Anglophobiphile

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    Oh, you got a devart? do link :)
     
  16. blueovalboy7

    blueovalboy7 They call me Hammy!

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    Hmm there are even people with the same name as me where I'm from on that site, but nothing on me, I was surprised.
     
  17. Frogger

    Frogger God Complex

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    I suppose it depends on if you've recently moved and whatnot, or how long you've been an adult.
     
  18. blueovalboy7

    blueovalboy7 They call me Hammy!

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    Well I'm just saying there is no listing of me where I am currently and the one that was listed where I was from wasn't me, had a different middle name.
     
  19. surfinrach90

    surfinrach90 I GOT A JAR OF DIRT.

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    Oh ma gawdz, I have 7 lol =/

    But I'm sure like 2 or 3 were for wiichat..
     
  20. som1

    som1 som1

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    huh, i never thought of using google to see how safe your email was

    luckily i had zero finds
     

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