European consumers may criticize Facebook’s privacy policies or working conditions at Amazon, but they are still hooked on American technology companies.
Stuart Turnbull, 42, a writer in England, once tried to shut down his Facebook account after realizing that he was spending too much time sharing posts and comments.
“Yet as he looked to build contacts with other writers and editors around the world, Mr. Turnbull, who works from a home office in the small town of Crieff, soon changed his mind. He even opened a second Facebook account dedicated to his literary career.”
Source: New York Times, July 6, 2014