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Top IoT Predictions for 2018

Top IoT Predictions for 2018

We’ve written a lot about the internet of things this year. But we’ve mostly covered industry news from 2017.

Now that we’re coming up on the end of the calendar year, we thought it appropriate timing to make a few IoT predictions for 2018.

Innovation is the name of the game, and as more and more devices come online, there is going to be growth in a number of different verticals.

Truly, this

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Why Dumb “Smart” IoT Objects Are Integral to the IoT Revolution

You’ve heard about the Internet of Things (IoT) and its unsexy relative— the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)—but you probably haven’t heard about the Internet of Useless Things.

+Rehabstudio, a digital marketing company, took notice of a number of useless gadgets at this year’s Consumer Electronic Show (CES) and dubbed the new category

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IOT-Infographics

How much Data Will The Internet of Things (IoT) Generate by 2020?

The Internet of Things (IoT) has exploded over these past three years, and according to Gartner research, 25 billion connected “things” will be connected to the Internet by 2020. With the influx of smart technology, IPV6 will provide enough IP addresses to more than sufficiently cover the evolving digital life of consumers. The Smart Homes sector alone is predicted to be a $490 billion market.

But

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Z-wave vs. Zigbee

Zigbee vs Z-Wave—A Brewing Home Automation Battle?

Research Director at Gartner predicts that the Internet of Things (IoT) market will generate a $300 billion revenue and sell approximately 26 billion devices by 2020. According to Gartner, consumer-grade units will form a substantial portion of this market.

Many of these consumer-grade products will stem from the home automation industry which has generated an onslaught of solutions for consumers

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Smart Cities

Realistic Expectations About Smart Cities

The city of the future invokes images of flying cars and skyscrapers powered by renewable energy. Though self-driving cars may be a more obtainable vision, “smart cities” may very well be the harbinger of a new era of sustainable urban living.

India has its eyes set on creating at least 100 smart cities by

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The Chaos That the Internet of Things Needs to Organize Before it Hits Mass Market

When novel technology receives its 15 seconds of glory, reactions can span from healthy pessimism to “I can’t wait for it to be the next decade to already begin!”—think Google’s self-driving car. The Internet of Things (IoT) is such a phenomenon. According to Gartner inc., the technology research and advisory

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