Do gizmos rule our world?

Welcome to 2014, and an age when people camp out to be the first to buy... a telephone. The medium's more than just a message. These people feel a special bond with the devices they carry on them. And it's not just smartphones: Apple has unveiled a watch that synchronises all your other gadgets and even monitors your health. For consumers, is all this a new tool of empowerment... or enslavement?