The Internet of Things (IoT) is a phrase that is becoming more and more common. It can be used to refer to everything from smartphones to smart houses. In a nutshell, it is the interconnectivity between all these different smart gadgets flooding the market and the Internet.
Business Insider estimates by 2020 there will be more than 24 billion IoT devices. But, just as personal computers and the Internet changed the world as we know it, so too will the Internet of things begin to change the world around us more and more. Here are ten ways things might change in the coming years from the view of Vince Robinson, CEO of ScalaHosting.
1. Appliances Will Do the Work for You
Have you ever wished you didn’t have to spend so much time building a grocery list, or that you could just place your order and pick it up? Smart appliances are not only on the market but are doing more and more.
For example, Samsung’s Family Hub refrigerator does everything from play hit tunes to managing your grocery list for you. The concept of grocery management is fairly simple. When the door of the refrigerator opens and closes, there are three cameras that …