Tech experts share what you need to know about the Internet of Things

31/07/2021 - 14:13

"If someone asked you to explain what the Internet of Things (IoT) is, could you? Even though the term was introduced by Kevin Ashton of Procter & Gamble in 1999, the idea actually dates back to 1982 when students at Carnegie Mellon University invented the first “thing” — an ARPANET Advanced Research Projects Agency Network, aka the predecessor to the internet. -connected Coca-Cola machine.