By Sarah Carroll
Why did the topic catch his eye? Well, the exhibit was designed to explore how you can live on through social media after you die.
It’s a haunting concept. Today’s technology is advanced enough where you could create a 3-D avatar of yourself that sends pre-recorded VR messages to your loved ones.
After giving organizers access to their Facebook accounts, participants were presented with three different options during their consultation: continuation, deletion, and memorialization.
“I think the thing that was most disturbing was just the idea that you could be remembered by those things,” Wagley said. “Like, I don’t tweet thinking, ‘Oh, this is how I want to be remembered.'”
Take a listen to the rest of their conversation below:
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