The Internet of Things: Heading Towards a Smart Planet

March 26, 2014 | By

On the Internet, no one knows you’re a toaster.” That might be what people say when the Internet of Things (IoT) — aka, Internet of Everything (IoE) — has widespread use, instead of just the 10 billion “things” that are currently connected online. When that time comes, anything and everything could be connected.

While only a fraction of connected things fall into the familiar categories of web servers, home Wi-Fi routers, smart phones, tablets game consoles, camera, there are a growing number of such things, including sensors for home automation. Best Computer Science Degrees has a look at the numbers surrounding the IoT in the following infographic.

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The Internet of Things: Heading Towards a Smart Planet


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