Are you comfortable watching your smart TV while your smart TV is watching you? Journalists Kashmir Hill and Surya Mattu explored the inner workings of smart devices to find the depths to which they invade users’ privacy, and the results are disturbing. getAbstract recommends Hill and Mattu’s report, which contains some strong language, to those who are succumbing to the siren’s call of the Internet of Things. “The future dystopia is getting here fast.”
In this summary, you will learn
- What your smart devices know about you,
- How often smart devices send data to their manufacturers and
- Why companies must prioritize consumer privacy.