1000Memories Creates Online Space for Remembering Departed Loved Ones 1000Memories Creates Online Space for Remembering Departed Loved Ones
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1000Memories Creates Online Space for Remembering Departed Loved Ones

by Sasha Jones

August 16, 2010
With more than 500 million users of all ages worldwide, Facebook is still growing. But as it does, Facebook users are also dying. Even with the recently developed option to memorialize profiles, Facebook and other social networking sites can seem like chaotic places to honor lost loved ones. Profiles have been falsely reported as deceased, or not reported at all. More commonly, our circle of Facebook friends isn't exactly the group we'd pick to attend our memorial service. Family members often find themselves unable to have any say over the profile, or to even see it.

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1000Memories Creates Online Space for Remembering Departed Loved Ones