I’ve been meaning to load up my presentation that I gave at BarCamp a few weeks ago, but it kept slipping my mind. I had a decent turnout, made harder that I was running against one of the more popular panel session!

My session really did pose more questions than it answered, and one of the suggestions made during it was that we ask Simon McGarr to take over the topic at a future BarCamp (hopefully more about that soon!). It’s a fascinating topic that is really only rearing it’s head now.

A related article showed up on Gizmodo yesterday about how to crack a Windows password – while it’s something that can be used for wrong-doing, it’s something that we need to be able to do in the case of the death of a partner….

PowerPoint is available here.

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6 Comments on “Death and Divorce in the Digital World”

  1. Eoin says:

    Really interesting presentation (if a little too pink for my tastes). I’m sorry I missed it first time round, and I hope that Simon takes up your suggestion to revisit it at BarCamp Dublin!

  2. annette says:

    Really interesting presentation Elly! makes me think there might be something for non-geeky me at Barcamp!

  3. WillKnott.ie » Blog Archive » The 4 ds of information loss - Statement of intent says:

    [...] Christmas, so ownership of data was in my mind. Barcamp Waterford was where Ellybabes presented Death and Divorce in the Digital World almost a year ago. (The slides from the presentation are in the [...]

  4. WillKnott.ie » Blog Archive » 4 Ds of Information loss – Death says:

    [...] Ellybabes pointed out in her Death and Divorce in the Digital World presentation, unless you leave someone the password, they are going to stay locked [...]

  5. WillKnott.ie » Blog Archive » 4 Ds of Information loss – Divorce says:

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