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Grant Potter

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/jun/06/internet-of-things-smart-home-smart-city "But the main problem with the virtual assistant is that it fosters an approach to the world that is literally thoughtless, leaving users disinclined to sit out any prolonged frustration of desire, and ever less critical about the processes that result in gratification."

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

"Alexa, would you lie to me?" https://streamable.com/38l6e

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

"the TV broadcast caused their voice-controlled personal assistants to try to place orders for dollhouses on Amazon" http://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/01/07/tv_anchor_says_alexa_buy_me_a_dollhouse_and_she_does/?mt=1483922787473

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

via @kinlane http://kinlane.com/2016/10/24/mobile-was-the-start-but-now-iot-will-kill-net-neutrality/ 'It won't be about packet prioritization, it will be about network prioritization.'