Many of us have digital property. Family and vacation photos stored in the cloud for safekeeping and ease of sharing. Music, books, and movies. Email with friends and family as well as business matters. Financial assets and records. We like our digital property – it is easy to use and we can access it from most anywhere. Yes, it often isn’t easy to locate since it isn’t … [Read more...] about Do you know your Digital Property?
If you are reading this, you are likely the owner of digital property. Digital property is very broad - e-mail, texts, social media posts, online accounts, videos, passwords and IDs to access sites, your data on shopping, financial and other sites, electronic documents, online backups, photo collections, and more. In this article, I and my co-authors, Sharon Nelson and John … [Read more...] about Digital Property
Ask and it will be given to you, says the Bible. Users must have asked enough as Google has provided an answer. Now you can decide how your Google Accounts are to be handled if you’ve left them inactive for any reason. Maybe you no longer use Picasa to store your photos. Or perhaps you’ve gotten very ill or are incapacitated. There’s also the inevitability of death … [Read more...] about What happens to my Google Accounts when I die or if I can’t access them?