MakeUseOf: How to Declutter Your Data With No Regrets (But Keep What You Need). “One effective way to worry less about your data is to have less of it to worry about. To get there, you’ll need to redefine the word ‘important’ to mean ‘impossible to get your hands on in future for free’. With that definition as our guide, let’s explore the kind of data you can consider reducing from your digital life. Also, let’s see how you can access the relevant information once again if you need it in future.” Gotta admit, the one about deleting digital photos made me twitchy.