How the Internet of Things will change your life: all you need to know, in plain English
The Internet of Things (IoT) won t just connect people: It will connect smart homes, appliances, cars, offices, factories, cities the world. You need to know what s coming: It "might" just transform your life.
Now, the world s #1 author of beginning technology books has written the perfect introduction to IoT for everyone. Michael Miller shows how connected smart devices will help people "do more, do it smarter,
" "do it faster." He also reveals the potential risks to your privacy, your freedom, and maybe your life. Make no mistake: IoT is coming quickly. Miller explains why you care, helps you use what s already here, and prepares you for the world that s hurtling toward you.
--What is IoT? How does it work? How will it affect me? --What s realistic, and what s just hype? --How smart is my smart TV really? (And, is it watching me?) --Can smart IoT devices make me healthier? --Will smart appliances ever be useful? --How much energy could I save with a smart home? --What s the future of wearable tech? --When will I have a self-driving car? --When will I have a "nearly" self-driving car? (Hint: Surprisingly soon.) --Is IoT already changing the way I shop? --What s the future of drones, at war and in my neighborhood? --Could smart cities lower my taxes? --Who gets the data my devices are collecting? --How can I profit from the Internet of Things? --What happens when the whole world is connected? --Will I have any privacy left at all? "
The Internet of Things
How Smart TVs, Smart Cars, Smart Homes, and Smart Cities Are Changing the World
Management & Computers