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Death Is for Mortals

Ever worry that when you die, your Facebook friends will be left without your brilliantly insightful comments on the cuteness of cats and the incompetence of your local mass-transit service? Move your social networks to Eter9 and your problems may be solved! The new network learns your posting habits and creates a “virtual you” that posts when you’re offline, including when you (as golden lads and girls all must) go offline forever. The site, created by Henrique Jorge of Portugal, has 5,000 users so far, but it’s still in beta. (AC/BBC) ...Larry Page and Sergey Brin built God. Henrique Jorge is building Heaven.
Original Publication Date: 06 September 2015
This story is in True’s book collections, in Volume 22.

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