WikiLeaks is at it again - tweaking the noses of governments around the world, especially the United States. With the help of technology and the internet, the secrets of the powerful are now open to scrutiny.
There has never been a bigger drive to adopt open web standards, and all the fingers are pointing to the drastic change in global web access models; a rude awakening of sorts to a slumbering beast that has just found out the world has changed around it.
In a world where the net has become more people focused, privacy is an important issue to protect. Is forced disclosure of your real name for posting in a gaming forum a bad, bad thing? In one word - yes.