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Samuel Greengard is a business and technology writer based in West Linn, Oregon.
We turn on the lights in our house from a desk in an office miles away. Our refrigerator alerts us to buy milk on the way home. A package of cookies on the supermarket shelf suggests that we buy it, based on past purchases. The cookies themselves are on the shelf because of a ¿smart¿ supply chain. When we get home, the thermostat has already adjusted the temperature so that it¿s toasty or bracing, whichever we prefer. This is the Internet of Things¿a networked world of connected devices, objects, and people. In this book, Samuel Greengard offers a guided tour through this emerging world and how it will change the way we live and work.…mehr