Timo Arnall is a designer working with interactive products and media. Timo leads an international research project on mobile technology, collaborates on interaction design work and lectures in design, physical computing and design methodology....
Mark Melin: Goldman Projects “Internet of Things” To Become Biggest Mega Trend Yet
Source: „The third stage of internet development could connect more people and things than ever before, but security is a concern. The Internet of Things is emerging as a third and potentially the biggest trend yet in the development of the Internet, says Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) in a new report on the topic.
The investment bank looks at the development of the Internet in three stages: the fix Internet of the 1990s, using primarily desktop computers; the mobile internet of the 2000s, utilizing smart phones and tablets; and now the Internet of Things, which includes connecting wearables, cars homes cites and industrial concerns. The first and second phase connected up to 2 billion people while the Internet of Things is expected to connect over 28 billion people and appliances, highlighting what is said to be the most explosive and important trend yet.”