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From old photos to Ashley Madison account: Managing a digital legacy

Thursday, April 05, 2018 @ 9:13 AM | By Daniel Nelson

Life is inherently ephemeral and yet we still largely imagine that we exist as physical beings with physical things and with a physical last will to govern the physical detritus of our lives lived.

And, while all of that is true, it is not the whole truth. Leaving aside the issue of whether we are spiritual beings, which remains a question of endless debate but few facts, we are increasingly building lives of impermanence made of little more than bits and bytes and capacitors, transistors, circuits...