There is yet another amazing revolution about to occur on the World Wide Web. Here comes the Fifth Generation (5G) Wireless Network – and with it the Internet of Things:
“(T)he extension of Internet connectivity into physical devices and everyday objects. Embedded with electronics, Internet connectivity, and other forms of hardware (such as sensors), these devices can communicate and interact with others over the Internet, and they can be remotely monitored and controlled.”
Emphasis ours – because Yikes.
Given that just about every inanimate object on the planet is about to be subject to possible remote monitoring and control – anyone with any sense wants as little government involvement as it is possible to ensure.
Think of the possibility of any government being able to immediately bring our economy to a multi-million-moving-part halt.
Think of incalculable amounts of data about our lives – on the verge of being collected on-and-by every non-living thing – and any government getting its hands upon it. (more…)
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