Yes, this is where we are headed. Privacy is so last century. But that’s what society has craved; smarter machines so we don’t have to think for ourselves. Intuitive technology is one reason for Amazon’s success. Of course, the downside is that sometimes we get what we ask for.
Is this where we are headed?
Is this our future?
“Hello! Is this Gordon’s Pizza?”
“No sir – it’s Google Pizza.”
“I must have dialed a wrong number. Sorry.”
“No sir – Google bought Gordon’s Pizza last month.”
“OK. I would like to order a pizza.”
“Do you want your usual, sir?”
“My usual? Do you know me?”
“According to our Caller ID Data Sheet, the last 12 times you called you ordered an extra-large pizza with three cheeses – sausage – pepperoni – mushrooms and meat balls on a thick crust.
“Yeah, sure, that’s what I want.”
“May I suggest that this time you order a pizza with ricotta – arugula – sun-dried tomatoes and olives on a whole wheat, gluten free, thin crust?”
“What? I detest vegetables. Just give me my usual.”
“Your cholesterol is not good, sir.”
“How the hell do you know that?”
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