Uday Dodla: How 'Internet of Things' will change the world as we know it

Early IoT technology and innovations in smarter connected devices have already laid the foundation

A few decades ago, the idea of a talking to an audio speaker to control home lights or the air conditioner would have seemed ludicrous. Today, smart household appliances, powered by the Internet of Things, are a reality that most of us are familiar with. People are starting to see the benefits of the growing number of connected devices and smart assistants in their homes. The fast pace of technology development over the past few years has brought us to a point where connected devices and machine-to-machine communication hold the key to a more advanced, sustainable and smart future.