DIGITAL LITERACY Archives - Vicki McLeod
March 2, 2021

Digital Legacy Plan: Interview with Christoph Trappe

What is a digital legacy plan and why do you need one? Here are best practices for the social, emotional, and technical aspects of your digital legacy plan.
June 10, 2020

The Human Side of Digital: Interview with Val Low

How can we be human in a digital world? Val shows entrepreneurs how to clear the business clutter and build a thriving business.
May 24, 2020

You and the IoT: The Connected Home Ecosystem

In the Internet of Things (IoT), a connected home ecosystem is becoming normal across the globe, but how do you decide what system is best for your home?
May 6, 2020

Be Safe Out There: Privacy, Security and the IoT

My new book aims to inform, educate, and reassure mainstream technology users.
April 22, 2020

Hey Alexa, Subscribe to That Podcast: You and the Internet of Things

Even if you are not a user of the computer or the internet, you are a user of things.
March 13, 2020

Shared Emotions Online, How The Internet Broke Me

Perhaps you’ve heard the phrase “I broke the internet,” as crowed by those whose posts go viral. Recently, I had the reverse experience. The internet broke me.
December 11, 2019

What Happens To Digital You When The Real You Dies

What happens to my social media profiles when I'm gone? What about all my YouTube videos?
October 19, 2019

Do We Have the Right to be Forgotten?

When we were researching our recent book, Digital Legacy Plan (Self-Counsel Press 2019), co-author done with their digital assets and online identities after their deaths.
September 11, 2019

Maclean’s Article

Death in the age of technology, the internet and social media means people leave behind a lot more than furniture and clothes when they die.