How The "Internet Of Things" Can Completely Change Day-To-Day Life
Apr 17, 2015
Thanks to advancements in wireless technology and smart devices, this is becoming a reality. The "Internet of Things" (IoT) is the idea of embedding smart wireless sensors into just about everything to allow them to communicate with each other. The idea of smart machines dates back to 1982, but only recent advances have made it practical enough to think about on a large scale.
Most of us have memories as children of seeing old Hanna-Barbera cartoons about the "home of the future," where your fridge could automatically tell you if you were out of milk, your lights would sense if you were in the room and where your furnace turned on automatically so you never walked into a cold house.