Implications for the Internet of Things

Implications for the Internet of Things

For those who are not familiar with the term “Internet of Things”, it is the internet connection made by people with all manner of electronic or mechanical devices used to take measurements or communicate. There are enormous and profound implications for this connectivity, both good and bad. The world is moving headlong into it. Pew Research Center has a long, but well researched and thought through analysis of what the Internet of Things means for humanity. If you want to get a futuristic view of what one important element of our world will be in the next fifty to a hundred years, it is well worth reading this article about the implications for the Internet of Things.