Want to help? Tell us about you

May 23, 2010 at 4:05 PM
Edited May 29, 2010 at 7:27 PM

Hello and thank you for you will to help. Please be sure to read this post before you decide whether you really want to join in or not.

YourPrivateNet stems from the fact that there are so many complaints against how social networking are dealing with privacy and users' data.
The frequent changes in Facebook privacy policy has made many people unhappy and unsure about whether they can trust it anymore or not.

Many are starting to think about an alternative solutions. YourPrivateNet is one of these projects which aim to provide users total control of their
personal data and whom has access to it.

The project is still in the inception phase and we are totally open to new ideas. Our target is to provide users with something to use in the coming 6 months.
For this reason we need expertise and commitment from your part. To know if you REALLY want to join please try to answer the following questions:

  • Do you have enough expertise in .Net or C++?
  • Have you ever lead or worked on distributed appications?
  • Do you have good english? You don't have to be Shakespear, just be able to convey in writings your ideas.
  • Do you have enough time to work on the project? If you can work on average 3 hours a day or 20 hours a week than you are a good candidate
  • Are you able to commit yourself to this project for at least 6months?

    If you think you are comfortable with the answers go on and tell us about yourself and why do you think you fit in this project. Don't forget to give us any links
    to blogs, CVs or projects you have made and you would like us to know about.

    What will you get in return?
    Well as you know this is an open source project and for the time being there are no returns either to us or to you.
    However, if we succeed in our endeaver you are exposed to two situation:
    1- At the minimum you will get enough exposure and a big plus in your CV by contributing to a successful project
    2- If we make money, you are surely going to get your fair share

    To apply to join you have to either submit your details as post in to this discussion, or if you prefer to make in private send us an email to YourPrivateSocialNet@gmail.com