[QUOTE=debro;2517634]So … how long until until cars can drive themselves …
And more to the point, how long until chinese/russian hackers take you for a ride when your trojan ridden mobile phone infects your cars navigation & control systems .[/QUOTE]
And … worse than terrorists … marketters can plant malware in your car to track your activities … combined with the yellow pages, your credit card history, and now who your friends are, and their credit card history … they can profile you and target you with personalised commercials that target both your own and your friends/families/etc interests.
Just imagine the vacuum cleaner in your pocket once they get their hands on this information.
Mortgages, what are they? No-one can afford houses/units anymore, because of targetted commercials literally sucking the juice out of your wallet.