This website will self-destruct...
Read it quickly: this article will self-destruct in eight hours.
Not really, of course - but soon, permanently vanishing web correspondence could be the next step in maintaining your privacy online.
Emails, Facebook messages, and Google Docs can all be set to disappear into thin air by using new software developed by the University of Washington and called, appropriately enough, Vanish.
"We wanted to create a system that would allow our data to self-destruct and become permanently unreadable," assistant professor Yoshi Kohno, who designed the software, told the BBC's Digital Planet programme.
"[This would be for] both to ourselves and everyone else after a certain period of time."
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