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What happens to your online persona when you die? Google offers 'digital afterlife' to handle data

What happens to your online persona when you die? Google offers 'digital afterlife' to handle data | digital wills | Scoop.it
The search engine giant has released its ‘Inactive Account’ settings page, which allows a Google user to clarify what they want done with their YouTube, Gmail, and Google+ accounts after they die.

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Online Passwords, Accounts, Data - Digital Death Day - Popular Mechanics

Online Passwords, Accounts, Data - Digital Death Day - Popular Mechanics | digital wills | Scoop.it

Our lives are inundated with more data than ever. But when we die, our passwords and online accounts may live on. According to tech experts at this year's SXSW conference, no one yet knows just how to handle a person's digital legacy.


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SafelyFiled's curator insight, March 2, 2014 10:03 AM

SafelyFiled has definitely thought about this and is one of the biggest reasons we exist.  If you think about this and make a plan now, those left behind will benefit greatly.  Download our free Managing Your Digital Assets checklist at www.safelyfiled.com

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Leaving your digital music to your children? Sorry, it dies with you

Leaving your digital music to your children? Sorry, it dies with you | digital wills | Scoop.it
More than £30 billion of films, music and books bought through iTunes and Amazon could vanish when their owners die.

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Digital Dust: How to handle a computer belonging to a deceased relative? - my own way of coping

Digital Dust: How to handle a computer belonging to a deceased relative? - my own way of coping | digital wills | Scoop.it
Digital Dust: How to handle a computer belonging to a deceased relative - my own way of coping http://t.co/He2aIFOVvr

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Google strategy breaks new ground | My Daily Newswatch

Google strategy breaks new ground | My Daily Newswatch | digital wills | Scoop.it
According to Stacey Pitsillides, who is a Goldsmiths PhD student and whose research focus is on the issue of data and death, the Google strategy breaks new grounds. Pitsillides, 26, told journalists: “Google is one of the first ...
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Dispatch From Internet Week Europe: Murder and Mayhem in ...

Stacey Pitsillides, who is doing a PhD in digital death, digital afterlife and digital heritage at the University of London, spoke about the creative possibilities of tagging the streets in which you live, work and play with digital ...
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Death: A Festival for the Living | Redjotter

'Gone but not erased: Digital Death' was led by PhD student Stacey Pitsillides, she talked to us about what happens to our data after we die. She is also involved in Digital Death Days - which I'm interested in too.
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Your Digital Will

Your Digital Will | digital wills | Scoop.it
Protect your Digital Inheritance today using our Special Offer code and get 40% off your Cirrus Legacy Account For more information.on protecting your Digital Inheritance download the Cirrus Legacy brochure, or continue reading this page.
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This will help source ways to acquire a Cyberwill

 

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Tech Weekly Podcast: Preparing for our digital death

Tech Weekly Podcast: Preparing for our digital death | digital wills | Scoop.it

Ahead of Digital Death Day on 6 October, Aleks Krotoski examines the growing importance of our digital legacy and why we need to consider what happens to our growing digital assets when we die.


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Digital legacies - Lexology (registration)

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Why are online accounts or digital assets any different to paper-based ones?

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Managing Your Digital Legacy: Will Others Be Able to Access Your Cloud-Based Files When You No Longer Can?

Managing Your Digital Legacy: Will Others Be Able to Access Your Cloud-Based Files When  You No Longer Can? | digital wills | Scoop.it
Not too long ago, when a person died and left a will, his or her personal property was bequeathed as directed and that was that.

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With Google's 'digital wills' you can pass your digital data to loved ...

With Google's 'digital wills' you can pass your digital data to loved ... | digital wills | Scoop.it
Goldsmiths PhD student Stacey Pitsillides, who has focused her research on the issue of data and death, said the Google strategy breaks new ground. Ms Pitsillides, 26, told Sky News: “Google is one of the first major players to develop a clear ...
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With Google's 'digital wills' you can pass your digital data to loved ...

With Google's 'digital wills' you can pass your digital data to loved ... | digital wills | Scoop.it
Goldsmiths PhD student Stacey Pitsillides, who has focused her research on the issue of data and death, said the Google strategy breaks new ground. Ms Pitsillides, 26, told Sky News: “Google is one of the first major players to develop a clear ...
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Digital Dust: Conferences, Blogs, Websites, Books, TV and Artists

Digital Dust: Conferences, Blogs, Websites, Books, TV and Artists | digital wills | Scoop.it
Stacey Pitsillides is a design university student in London, who creates art on this subject as well as writing a blog: "Digital death and beyond".
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Life After Death, in Digital Form - Robert Roper

Life After Death, in Digital Form - Robert Roper | digital wills | Scoop.it
A young graduate student from the University of London, Stacey Pitsillides, whose mother has worked for a long time as a palliative care nurse, described the dissertation she's been writing (“Communal Bereavement and ...
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