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markgrogan
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markgrogan,
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8/31/2018 | 1:24:49 AM
Re: Great Stuff!
I'd be quite frighted to see that some of the automated appliances and systems around me are so easily hacked by people who intend to misuse the information there. I'm probably watching way too many movies, but it really seems as though someone could probably control the whole city without having to use actual weapons, as long as they can hack into the systems and use all the data that's collected to control or prevent control in a country...
Marilyn Cohodas
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Marilyn Cohodas,
User Rank: Strategist
12/28/2017 | 1:24:42 PM
Great Stuff!
Thanks for the yearend round up! 


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