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Internet of Things - ordinary devices that are connected to the internet at any time any where via sensors.

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Source: BigData-Startup, 29 September 2013 09:14:37, External

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Internet-of-things - The internet of things or IoTs is the ability to connect everyday objects, such as a fridges, clothes and central heating systems to the internet, allowing them to communicate and share information on the network. The IOTs has the potential to radically change our everyday lives. Theoretically it could enable your house to inform you that because of a change in the weather it has turned the heating on an hour earlier than scheduled – pretty cool! Analyst firm Gartner says that by 2020 there will be over 26 billion connected devices!

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Jamie Turner, 15 December 2014 11:20:23, External

Internet of Things - A term to describe the phenomenon that more and more everyday items will collect, analyse and transmit data to increase their usefulness, e.g. self-driving cars, self-stocking refrigerators.

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Bernard Marr, 21 December 2014 10:20:48, External

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