We have al heard of the Internet of Things, or the Internet of Everything, or the Industrial Internet. Often, the Internet of Things is linked to smart home devices--everyday objects that are connected to the internet--but 25 years from now, the Internet of Things will be a lot more than just connected refrigerators that tell you that you need to buy milk. Although the Internet … [Read more...] about The Past, Present and Future of the Internet of Things
Harnessing The Internet of Things to Transport People Vertically
In the next three decades, over 3 billion people will move into the world's cities. In order to cater for all these people to have a pleasant life in these cities, we will need to turn to the Internet of Things to make the cities smart. The Internet of Things can be applied in every aspect of smart cities, including elevators. Thyssenkrup Elevators, the company that provides … [Read more...] about Harnessing The Internet of Things to Transport People Vertically
How Will the Internet of Things Evolve in the Next 100 Years?
We all know that predicting is very difficult, especially if you are talking about the future. However, that does not mean that it is not interesting, or fun, to have a peak at the different possibilities that lie ahead of us. One thing is for sure; the technological developments are moving so fast, that the Internet of the future, will be different from today's Internet. … [Read more...] about How Will the Internet of Things Evolve in the Next 100 Years?
The Internet of Things Will Lead Us Into a New Industrial Revolution
Economic theorist and author Jeremy Rifkin explains the importance of the Internet of Things and how it will result in a new industrial revolution. According to Rifkin, the 100 trillion sensors expected for 2030 will change the way business is done and turn consumers into prosumers. He gives quite a few examples of where all those sensors can be found and what can be done with … [Read more...] about The Internet of Things Will Lead Us Into a New Industrial Revolution
Here Is Why Big Data and Healthcare Is A Powerful Combination
Big Data and healthcare is a powerful combination. The ability to give doctors insights to all data of their patients can save a lot of lives and save hospitals a lot of money. But how does the landscape look today, how is Big Data already used by different organisations? Are agencies takings steps to start using the benefits of all that data? In order to find answers to such … [Read more...] about Here Is Why Big Data and Healthcare Is A Powerful Combination