The sci-fi specter of A.I. that outsmarts us or an Internet of Things that controls us can only come true if human-centered design is not present at the drafting table.
The Next Big Thing in Design
Tim Brown

These fears of technology overpowering humans continue to be prevalent fears from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein to i.Robot. However, there are also opposing ideas like Marxist ideals of a human society completely cared for by robots in order to pursue leisure.

All in all, I believe we must recognize that our decisions surpass our judgments. The choices made today will create consequences we may not see in the short-run, and we are then obliged to act responsibly for futures to come.