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UP NEXT: THE “INTERNET OF THINGS”—MORE CONTROL, LESS FREEDOM

Imagine a world where everything you own—your kitchen appliances, your garage door, your freakin’ toilet—is connected to a data center so you can control them from your smartphone. Of course their data will also be collected, analyzed and monetized by major corporations. Maybe you get greater control of your possessions…but ultimately, someone else gets greater control of you.