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Are you sick and tired of worrying about your personal information circulating on the web? Concerned about peers, businesses and potential employers unearthing something unsavory in search results?

In 2009, a site called the Web 2.0 Suicide Machine emerged, potentially serving as a saving grace to anyone who wished to wipe the Web clean of his or her digital identity. The Suicide Machine can disable people’s active Twitter, Facebook and other social media accounts, but does it really remove you from the web? In a word: no.

Full story at Discovery News.

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