I plan to study the internet of things which is the connection of everyda objects to the internet enabling them to send and recieve data. (Kutchler) so that I can better understand how different devices interact and collect our data. This is important because it can help us understand how much information our devices really have on us and whehter it is a security issue It is imporrtant to me because I major in information systems and it is vital that I understand how different devices collect data. I hope to learn more about how users themselves can control what type of data that is collected or how all the different devices interact with each other. I already know the basices of IOT and how they work.
They can be described as anything that can hold access to the internet. THe security issues include hacking since many people have their whole lives online including banking and nilling statements. There aere certain progreams that can use brute force to figure out people's passwords. There are alos ways people can hack into webcams and see and hear what people are doing. There are slso overall many security issues that can be questioned and discussed Technology only seems to get more and more prominent, as devices are starting to communicate on their own. Some devices hae access to everything like Alexa, which constantly hears whatever it can within its distance. It is also so hard to regulate these kind of devices can do since its is such a broad subject and connected devices to the internet does not fit into any one category.
Technology ranges from medicine to personal use. There have been companies that have warnings in their terms of service of the type of data they collect. However, most users do not go through terms of service of the type of data they collect. However, most users do not go through terms of service and have no idea where there person information is going. I have personally have had a pretty bizarre experience with it. I was purchasing ice cream with my friend and didn't even say out loud or type in my phone what brand I was buying. Then within 2 hours I was checking my Instagram and an ad for the same brand and flavor I had bought opped up
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