In theory, the Internet of Things—the connected network of tiny computers inside home appliances, household objects, even clothing—promises to make your life easier and your work more efficient. These computers will communicate with each other and the Internet in homes and public spaces, collecting data
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IoT will be an interesting battleground between standards and proprietary offerings.
I prefer the open standards. And you?