11 January, 2017
The Internet of Things… You might be familiar with the term. You might not.But its a rapidly expanding phenomenon that connects ordinary non.computed objects with the Internet. The phenomenon is expected to connect 30-50 billion objects to the Internet by 2020 and will therefore have a tremendous influence all aspects of our society and change the way we live and the way organisations do business. Especially how organistions does business will be heavily influenced by IoT (and thus, us as consumers), which is an important notion to be aware of as we approaches a mainstream level for IoT in our modern society.
Jayson DeMers, a contributor on Forbes.com and founder & CEO of AudienceBloom, a Seattle-based content marketing firm, has listed 7 Ways The Internet Of Things Will Change Businesses In 2017 and point out that “2017 will be the year that IoT devices explode in popularity, with at least a third of all homeowners owning at least one smart device.”.