Death and the Internet

Known as: Death and social media, Will for passwords, Digital afterlife 
A recent extension to our cultural relationship with death is the increasing number of people who die having created a large amount of digital… (More)
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2018
2018
The web is increasingly inhabited by the remains of its departed users, a phenomenon that has given rise to a burgeoning digital… (More)
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2017
2017
The primary objective of our research 1 is to contribute to the ongoing conversation on Digital Afterlife through the lenses of… (More)
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2017
2017
Online technologies enable vast amounts of data to outlive their producers online, thereby giving rise to a new, digital form of… (More)
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2016
2016
The paper discusses some of the key HCI studies dealing with mortality and death and concludes that the overall research… (More)
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2013
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2013
Recently, an important public debate emerged about the digital afterlife of any personal data stored in the cloud. Such debate… (More)
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2013
2013
It is often claimed that modern media massively return the repressed yet unavoidable fact of death, which modernity had… (More)
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2011
2011
As users increasingly operate in various social networking sites and virtual worlds for online interaction, the prevalence of one… (More)
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2005
2005
Hello, Mr Hormel, this is your hosting system at Nirvana Infomatics. We apologize for interrupting your regular afterlife, but… (More)
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