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The following article was written by James Ransom, a veteran tech journalist and frequent blogger for The Washington Post.

James was previously the Executive Editor of Ars Technica and the Executive Producer of the TV series “Grimm.”

He is the author of “The Power of No.”

The views expressed in this article are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect Al Jazeera’s editorial stance.