Ubiquitous technology is here, and it is not confined to computers and smartphones. Prices of radio chips are falling, and its getting possible and affordable to connect things in every day life. Sewer pipes, trash cans, HVAC. Has it gone too far, or are we just beginning? MIT Technology review sees both sides of the emergence of everyday and workplace Internet of Things. “The technology industry is preparing for the Internet of things, a type of computing characterized by small, often dumb, usually unseen computers attached to objects. These devices sense and transmit data about the environment or offer new means of controlling it.”
via How the Internet of Things Will Change Business | MIT Technology Review.