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NI$HANT

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Graynomad

I'm not sure yet if the IoT is a good or bad thing. Do I really want my toaster to order more bread when I've got 3 slices left :)

As a gadget freak though I like the idea of having everything networked, just because it sounds neat.

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robtillaart

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The underlying question you make is, should it be masters or slaves?
The 1st can act reactive and proactive and the 2nd only reactive.

The other underlying question is one of security and privacy:
- If someone hacks your toaster what can happen? Overheating?
- Or if your fridge monitors what you eat and send it to your life insurance? 

There are more scenarios, good and bad and ...

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NI$HANT

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There are more scenarios, good and bad and ...


I think all this will happen in the future definitely not because I fantasize or like this happening but it looks precise the same in the favor of my tone the way technology in the last decade has developed.
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Or if your fridge monitors what you eat and send it to your life insurance? 

Classic :)

One day it will probably get to that.

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