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The internet of things, or IoT, is the concept of connecting any device that has the ability to transfer data over a network to the internet and/or to each other. It is a system of interconnected computing devices that can transfer data and interact with one another without requiring human-to-human or human-to-computer interaction.

The internet of things is not limited to digital machines like computers and cell phones, it can include mechanical machines, objects, animals, and even people. For IoT to work, all something needs to have is a unique identifier (UID) and the ability to transfer data to a network without the need for human interaction. 

IoT devices can include everything from computers, cell phones, headphones, watches, refrigerators, washing machines, lamps, vehicles, airplanes, traffic lights, televisions, doors, windows, and pretty much anything else you can think of. To provide further explanation, a lightbulb that can be switched on using an app is an IoT device. A thermostat that can be controlled from a cell phone is an IoT device. Even a complex jet engine or driverless car with thousands of sensors collecting and transmitting data to ensure everything is working properly is an IoT device.

As seen from the examples above, IoT already plays a major role in our everyday lives and it’s expected to play a much larger role in the near future. Leading analysts have said that by 2020 there will be over 26 billion connected devices and some say there will be over 100 billion. Therefore, the IoT industry is expected to grow tremendously into a multi-trillion dollar industry and become far more complex with new technologies.

A New Report Finds German Companies Quick to Adopt IoT Technology

30 Sep 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Cryptos.com

The Information Services Group (ISG), a leading global technology research and advisory firm, released a report today showing that German companies are taking the lead in Internet-of-Things (IoT) adoption. Andrea Spiegelhoff, a partner at ISG, stated...

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25 Sep 2019 1 minute read 1 comment MobiusMan

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18 Sep 2019 7 minute read 0 comments Mr.CryptoWiki

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4 Sep 2019 5 minute read 2 comments qsyal

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18 Aug 2019 19 minute read 0 comments MintDice.com

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10 Jul 2019 3 minute read 0 comments Sal Miah

MXC has today announced a new milestone in automated payments between machines, being able to confirm blockchain payment in three seconds. The M2M Payment Mechanism is truly a game-changer in allowing ‘devices to autonomously process financial transa...

How Disruptive Technologies are Driving the Fourth Industrial Revolution

13 May 2019 5 minute read 1 comment Mina Down

The “fourth industrial revolution” was described by the World Economic Forum as a new era of technology and industry. A trinity of disruptive technologies is driving this revolution: blockchain, the internet of things, and artificial intelligence.  ...

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23 Apr 2019 3 minute read 0 comments shegcrypto

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23 Apr 2019 3 minute read 0 comments Moey Arman

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Waltonchain | The best blockchain-based supply management project?

11 Apr 2019 2 minute read 0 comments Blockspectator

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