Concerning the "kill switch"

theeconomiccollapseblog.com [31Jan11]

Once upon a time, the Internet was a bastion of liberty and freedom, but now nation after nation is cracking down on it.

a possible reality worth noticing, and resisting if necessary.

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Dead on the Web (Future140 Part 2)

Are you ready to die? What about all of those pieces of you left behind on the Internet? Are they a fair representation of who you really are?

Think about it.

Recently I’ve been reflecting on a project I started called Future140. It demands well thought out answers in 140 seconds or less. For my second micro-interview on Future140 I decided to challenge my dad, who happens to be a professor and the most accessible intellectual I know. He’s always taken a liking to the subject of death. He recently has been dabbling in social media and I thought he might have some insight into a question that had been plaguing me.

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“We all die. But now our Internet activity, comments, photos, etc. live on. Do our digital lives matter?”

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Dead on the Web (Future140 Part 2)