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The Internet of Things wants to link all facets of our world

For those still unversed in the wonders of the Internet of Things this article over on the Science News for Students website is a great introduction and background to the subject.

The Internet of Things is the idea that ordinary objects can be turned into “smart” objects that measure and interact with their environments. A smart refrigerator keeps track of what’s inside. A smart lightbulb turns itself off when not in use. A smart toilet flushes itself and texts a user if it springs a leak or is about to overflow. These devices might communicate with users through their smartphones or home computer networks.

Read the full article on Science News for Students

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