Portal, from Facebook

Facebook, a company whose name is shorthand for “doesn’t care about privacy or security”, and who had a massive data breach as recently as this month, somehow got it into their heads that we should let them put a camera in our homes.

I’m as techno-optimist as anyone. I use Google services and have some smart devices, but this nonsense? Hard pass.

Igor, commenting on Product Hunt, really put it best:

I’d rather have Sauron’s eye in my crib than this.