The “Internet of Things” is a commonly misunderstood phrase. Many people think it refers to things like an app for your heating, or turning on your kettle from your phone.
In reality however, it is a world-vision of interconnected devices, buildings, vehicles and other appliances. These “things” all communicate with each other wirelessly, carrying out independent actions without the need for human interaction.
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Stuff like this just makes us smile.
From smart socks to wearables to cybernetics, there’s no stopping the world of tech innovation.
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Coming to a household near you, maybe?
“Soon enough, almost all human activity and the Internet will be inextricable. My heartbeat, connected to a cloud-based health monitor, is content that welds the person and the machine. The video I watch is content, but so is where and how long I watched it, and what I did next.”
NY Times Internet Bits
So, is this a good thing? Or a bad thing? Hmmmm…
Instagram is a rapidly growing photo and video sharing platform with more than 150 million users and 16 billion photos shared. Over 55 million photos are shared on Instagram to a very engaged community every single day. As you can imagine, brands have jumped into the game, and here are a bunch of tools that make managing your Instagram community a bit easier – click here