Reply to post: Re: Which has more stupidity?

Connected kettles boil over, spill Wi-Fi passwords over London


Re: Which has more stupidity?

>Just because it may be internet-capable doesn't mean you actually have to connect it.

Keep thinking companies will let that stop them from data mining you. You are already getting data mined if you have a newish car and you take it into the dealer (through both black box and often GPS/Navigation system). It won't be long until your shit will be connected to data networks whether you like it or not (at least in the US). Guess its time to get to work on those Faraday cages.

POST COMMENT House rules

Not a member of The Register? Create a new account here.

  • Enter your comment

  • Add an icon

Anonymous cowards cannot choose their icon


Biting the hand that feeds IT © 1998–2020