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Facebook introduces Legacy Contact

Facebook introduces Legacy Contact

Facebook in the US has today introduced the concept of a Legacy Contact into it’s service. This will allow a Facebook user to effectively nominate an “online executor” to take on your account should you die. This could be a family member or friend, or even the executor of your Will. Facebook has said that […]

Revenge Porn Victim Speaks Out on TV

Revenge Porn Victim Speaks Out on TV

A revenge porn victim appeared on ITV to raise awareness of revenge porn. Folami Prehaya (not pictured), from Bristol, became a victim of revenge porn following the breakup of her relationship to 45 year old Thomas Samuel. Samuel created a Facebook account under her name and “friended” the woman’s family and friends before posting a […]

Digital Assets, Digital Accounts and Digital Devices

Digital Assets, Digital Accounts and Digital Devices

Simply put, it is the distinction between a digital file, such as a photo, a video or a document which resides on a digital device (including those you don’t own) and the method by which that file is accessed, usually via some kind of account. This distinction can become quite important in law as they […]