Perry Simpson: CES Forecasts an Internet of Things Boom in 2016

The annual tech conference is filled with connected hardware of every ilk, heralding the Age of the Internet of Things.

Use cases for the Internet of Things phenomenon have been slow to market in many areas. Since the advent of wearables, marketers have rallied behind the Internet of Things hype in anticipation of what this marriage between digital connectivity and physical hardware could bring to the world of commerce.

If the products presented so far at this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas are any indication, 2016 could be the year that the Internet of Things solidifies from marketing dream to full on marketing channel.