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IoT History and Momentum

Posted on: 10/16/2017| Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com

The term “internet of things” was coined 19 years ago, but has only been gaining momentum for the past 10. Over the last few years, however, that momentum has been picking up speed quickly and exponentially. “Our digital world is now responding and changing along with our physical world, thus we are in essence making our physical world a programmable paradise. The role of platforms will without question become more and more important as the digital world becomes seamlessly integrated within our physical world.” There are so many possibilities with IoT and we can’t wait to see where it goes.

If you had not known, the term “Internet of Things” is about 19 years old, but the idea of connected devices has been around much much longer; since the 1970s actually. At that time, the idea was regularly referred to as the “embedded...[Read More]
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