Ok, I get it, we want to connect everything to the Internet, Internet of Things sounds cool, but at some point it has to make sense what do you want connected to the Internet.
Amazon has announced an addition to its product line with the Amazon Echo Look, same idea of “home assistant” as the Amazon Echo, but now adding a camera. The idea is that you put the Amazon Echo Look in your bedroom, bathroom, wherever, and use it to help you determine what makes you look good according to its Artificial Intelligence algorithm, instead of sending a mirror selfie to your trusted fashion adviser.
Obviously the objective is two fold, tell you to buy more clothes, and also to feed back to the fashion industry how people are wearing clothes in order to predict the next fashion trend.
Also, according to some sources Amazon has confirmed that it will keep the pictures forever.
Now I just picture when Amazon and its Echo Look gets “hacked” and you have millions of images of people naked or in underwear floating on the internet, and by the way, you look fat.