JohnHall: DubtodaIll: I think it's really sick to delve in to human behavior in order to figure out how to extract more money from the human behaving.That's called advertising...
iron de havilland: DubtodaIll: I think it's really sick to delve in to human behavior in order to figure out how to extract more money from the human behaving.Why do you hate capitalism?/Free markets!//Hurr durr, etc.
jshine: You could always just use a basic phone and keep it turned off or in airplane mode whenever you weren't using it.
theorellior: I'm thinking it might be time for payphones to make a comeback, so people can make calls in public if they don't feel like carrying around a personal tracking device with scads of private data on it.
Empty H: People usually like to point towards 1984 as a possible horrible future. Ever since I finished reading A Brave New World early one Christmas morning I have felt it was a future that was both more likely to happen and worse.
theorellior: Welcome to this brave new world, that has such marketing techniques in't.It's only gonna get creepier from here.
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