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Who owns your liver? How a new form of capitalism is taking aim at our private lives

The surveillance capitalism of today's tech giants has radically reshaped what it means to be human, but that doesn't mean it's invincible

By Joanna Kavenna   July 2019

One morning, in a possible future. You are woken by your clothes vibrating. You ask them politely to stop. Some mornings you want to swear at your clothes, but you know that everything you say is logged by interconnected appliances and swearing may impair your verified user status. This, in turn, could affect your job prospects, credit rating and your…

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