When SNS Privacy Settings Become Granular

  title={When SNS Privacy Settings Become Granular},
  author={Yao Li and Xinning Gui and Yunan Chen and Heng Xu and A. Kobsa},
  journal={Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction},
  pages={1 - 21}
  • Yao Li, Xinning Gui, +2 authors A. Kobsa
  • Published 2018
  • Computer Science, Psychology
  • Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction
Privacy researchers have suggested various granular audience control techniques for users to manage the access to their disclosed information on social network sites. However, it is unclear how users adopt and utilize such techniques in daily use and how these techniques may impact social interactions with others over time. In this study, we examine users' experience during everyday use of granular audience control techniques in WeChat, one of the most popular social network applications in… Expand
5 Citations
Privacy, Patriarchy, and Participation on Social Media
Trans Time
Configuring Audiences: A Case Study of Email Communication


+Your circles: sharing behavior on Google+
Talking in circles: selective sharing in google+
Fighting for my space: coping mechanisms for sns boundary regulation
The mismeasurement of privacy: using contextual integrity to reconsider privacy in HCI