Recently I came across the data portability concept. Finally, it seems that the idea is gaining hold that you should be the owner of the data that describes you. Not Facebook or any other organization which tools you use.
This article covers some of the issues: Are You Paying Attention?: Top 3 Privacy issues for Data Portability on Social Networks
Now to argue one step further, I think you should not only be the owner of the data describing you, but also the designer.