US Intelligence create thier own social network – “A-Space”

US launches ‘MySpace for spies’ By Demetri Sevastopulo in Washington

According to this article last year the CIA used FaceBook to expose empolyment opportunities.

They have recently created a social networking site called A-space for members of the US intelligence. Some are worried about blowing the cover of under-cover pesonnel.

A-Space is supposed to be a cross between FaceBook and MySpace.

This site utilises type functionality, wiki tools, collaborative documents, ane webmail within A-Space.

Apperently the founders of MySpace and FaceBook were invited to consult with the US Intelligence about future tools to A-Space, but they declined.

More on this here (NYTimes)


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