Preparing for digital afterlife and to leave work on time

A study raises questions on data of dead netizens, while TV show reignites work-life balance debate

In the online world, people linger long after death.

Facebook may eventually have more dead users than living ones, according to a recent study by Oxford University researchers.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on June 23, 2019, with the headline 'Preparing for digital afterlife and to leave work on time'. Print Edition | Subscribe