Slow Down and Enjoy The Virtual World Now

Even the dead can't extricate themselves from the sticky Web

Common Snail

macrophile (CC licensed)

Changing your Facebook status to "[Your name here] is dead" would be just one small step in simplifying the post-mortem wrangling and puzzlement over how to update, monitor or remove a person's online identify after death, at least until it's standard practice to include all key passwords in one's will.

Also in today's links: making sense of the sentiments we spew, snails evolve in a strange direction, and what would Jesus nanoengineer?