Facebook is giving users control over what happens to their accounts when they die.
The social network rolled out a new feature Thursday that allows users to designate a specific friend who will be able to access their account after they die.
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The feature, called legacy contact, appears in Facebook’s security settings menu. There, you can select a specific Facebook friend who will be able to control certain aspects of your page, like your profile and header image, after you die. Alternatively, users can opt to have their account deleted after they pass away. Read more…