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This second idea is connected to the notion of a digital divide, where those with access to new technologies have a greater advantage than those without. It was shown how rural people are often less able to use new digital platforms than those in urban areas. This could lead to disparities in the quality of life as well as economic opportunities, which can further increase income and wealth gaps between various segments.
The documentary also highlighted trust and privacy concerns surrounding tech company data collection. With more and more data being collected without proper regulation or oversight there is an increased risk that people’s personal information could be used in ways they had not intended or expected, resulting in a lack of trust among consumers towards these companies which could be detrimental for their long term success.