Monday, November 7, 2016

The Internet Of Lobotomized Things

from here

How smart can something be if it can't operate on it's own (because it's brain or at least part of it's brain is literally outside of it's body)? At the very least, all those smart devices will occasionally need updates, even if their function doesn't change, and yet nobody will think they need to apply updates because what the heck kind of update does a light bulb or toaster need in order to do it's job?