Monthly Archives: May 2010

Digital Afterlife – What happens to your data after you die?

Hi everyone. ┬áI’ve been pretty busy the last few weeks and blog neglect is a definite consequence. ┬áIronically, it fits pretty closely with the story I was going to write about today, based on an article from the BBC that … Continue reading

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Warcraft and Other Blizzard Products to Integrate Facebook

My sister forwarded a link to me the other day about what I think can only be cause for disaster. The two most addictive things on the net are gonna be working together to take over your life. That’s right, … Continue reading

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Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Second Life

Plaintiffs argue that Linden deceived people into buying land that they would “own” but then changed this full ownership to a limited license without compensation. Continue reading

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Link to a Great Discussion on COPPA

I just wanted to post a link to this great post on children’s privacy in online worlds. I’ll follow up with some of my own thoughts later, but for now, read on… http://izzyneis.wordpress.com/2010/04/25/lets-chat-coppa/

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