The Ashley Madison data breach and Rentboy’s federally mandated closure underline Americans’ ongoing problems with intimacy and digital technology and ultimately function as flare-ups in a perennial debate about whom and how people should desire and be.
Devices like Roku that sync existing television sets with the Internet are imperfect technologies.
I invested in a Roku box to reduce costs by streaming television over the Internet rather than paying for cable. Mission accomplished? Kind of.