The Future of the Internet: Do We Love Our Smartphones Too Much for Our Own Good?
“Is Apple limiting what we see on our smartphones? Is Amazon only showing us what they want us to buy on their tablets? Is sensitive information being censored from us by the telcos? In a tethered world, we’ll never know. The “crystal prison” is one in which everything works so well that we never question how things could be different. In that comfort, we are perfect customers, perfect consumers. But we will not be fully engaged citizens or fully creative individuals.”