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What should happen to our online selves after we die?

What should happen to our online selves after we die?

Technology
By Katerina Vittozzi, news correspondent Almost one in four people say they would support having a "data death" soon after their physical death, according to new research.LifeSearch found that 24% of people would want their social media and email accounts automatically deleted, instead of leaving it to their relatives to have to go through their data and close down their accounts. But it also found the vast majority of people, 92%, had never discussed what they want to happen with their online data after they die.LifeSearch spokesperson Emma Walker said: "With our online presence increasingly a part of everyday life, it's important that we consider what will happen to our social media profiles, email accounts and the thousands of photos, videos and mem...
Menopause: what are the symptoms and why does it happen?

Menopause: what are the symptoms and why does it happen?

Health
The menopause is a natural part of aging and it affects half the world's population.It's when a woman stops having periods and is no longer able to get pregnant naturally.But changes in hormones can have big effects on the body and how we behave.So why does it happen? What symptoms may you experience and what you can do to control them?BBC Health Reporter Philippa Roxby explains it's different for everyone.Let's block ads! (Why?) BBC News - Health
The controversial tech used to predict problems before they happen

The controversial tech used to predict problems before they happen

Technology
By Rowland Manthorpe, technology correspondent At least 53 councils are using computer models to detect problems before they happen, according to new research by Cardiff University and Sky News, which shows the scale of the controversial technology in UK public services.So-called predictive algorithms are being used by councils for everything from traffic management to benefits sanctions. The real figures could be much higher, as not every local authority responded fully to freedom of information requests.Almost a third of the UK's 45 police forces are also using predictive algorithms.:: Analysis - Hidden revolution is taking place :: Add to Apple podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Spreaker. Image: More than 50 lo...
11 Things That Can Happen When You Go Vegan for a Month

11 Things That Can Happen When You Go Vegan for a Month

Health
No surprise, with so many foods verboten: Some of your tried-and-true meal ideas won't fly. For some vegan newbies, that's a delight. "I like the challenge of thinking of how to make a meal. I’ve discovered new ingredients and don’t feel restricted,” says Abramian. “Personally, I think it’s exciting to try new foods,” agrees Rizzo. Others found their new high-maintenance path required a bit of adjustment. “The first few dinners at home I remember thinking, ‘What the hell am I going to eat?’" recalls Rob Mohr, an amateur Ironman triathlete and a vegan for four years. "After some recipe research, I figured out some go-to meals where vegetables are the center o...