The world today is evolving to incorporate technology into every facet of our lives and we have quickly become a technology reliant society. Technology is now a part of almost everything we do. We use computers to work, to learn, to watch movies and TV, our phones are the first thing we pick up in the morning, then we check them periodically throughout the day and they are the last thing we put down at night. Devices like the Amazon Echo allow us to just ask Alexa to turn what the weather is like outside or to play our favourite song and our houses are now ‘smart’ and we have control of a number of different aspects of the house whether by voice command, tablet or smartphone. And the idea that all these devices are listening, monitoring and sending my information back to someone, honesty, freaks me the hell out.
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