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The Washington Post has an interesting story about a seeming disconnect between people who are more concerned about their privacy and at the same time are more connected than ever: “We set up motion detectors in our homes. We install cameras. We speak to Google Homes and Amazon Echoes as we would actual humans and allow them to listen in on our daily lives … according to a 2017 University of Washington report, there are hundreds of millions of smart-home devices in more than 40 million U.S. homes, and that number is expected to double by 2021.”

The reality, the story says, is convenient … and “a little terrifying.” And the question is how much privacy people are willing to sacrifice for convenience.

You can read the entire story here.
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