The Internet of Things has been a buzz phrase in tech circles for a while now. And it’s promising to be bigger than the Internet and the World Wide Web ever was.
It is not just a fad that will just fizzle out. On the contrary, it is growing bigger and more people are getting into it.
But what is it? And how will it impact our everyday lives? Will it help me? Should I be worried?
Here is Benson Hougland, Vice President at Opto 22, a software developer and hardware manufacturer of products used in the industrial automation and information technology markets, explaining the nitty gritty of the Internet of Things.