Dear Sis, Please Update My Status After I Die

The bereaved face new challenges in the digital age: Should they delete the Web presence of their beloved, or keep it to preserve memories? Vered Shavit is better placed than most to provide guidance

Vered Shavit is making people think about the unthinkable. In the event of your sudden and untimely death, would you want your loved one to have access of your online life – your email, your blog or website, your Facebook page, your Twitter account? And if your spouse, sibling or parent died, would you have any idea what to do with their numerous digital assets?