The Zeitgeist of Internet-Connected Things

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The Consumer Electronics Show was in Las Vegas a couple weeks ago, and product announcements were steadily trickling out. It comes as no surprise that an entire slew of new smartphones, tablets, and laptops has been announced, but a growing trend is all the other intelligent, Wi-Fi connected devices being announced, such as Parrott’s Flower Power potted plant sensor or Canon’s PowerShot point-and-shoot camera.

Without a doubt, 2013 is the year of the network connected device, prompting Cisco to coin the term “Internet of Everything.” [Read more…]