In this modern age, the technology continues to develop. This includes the continuous development of the internet access. In some countries, the internet access is very fast and easy. Countries like Korea, Japan, and the United States have a quick and easy access to the internet. With the help of the internet, a country’s economy can grow quickly. This is a great factor that affects the growth of a country’s economy. Then, how does the internet of things uncovers new economic potential?
The internet of things connects machines and devices to one another. All industries can be productive through the internet of things. How can the machine and devices be connected to one another through the internet? It’s simple. Machines and devices must be able to capture data and transmit it.
Most industries such as business industries fully depend on the internet for online marketing and to advertise their company’s products. What are the other industries that benefits from the use of internet? Industries such as banking, automotive, healthcare, manufacturing, food, energy, etc. make use of the internet for safety, decision making, efficiency, infrastructure, and others.
These industries may benefit a lot from the internet of things. However, it has also many risks such as privacy, cyber security, and liability. Did you know that billions of things are connected to the internet? How much more in the near future? Also, with the use of sensors, anything that is hard to monitor becomes easy. What are the devices that have sensors? Magnetometer, barometer, accelerometer, etc. are devices that have sensors. That’s how the internet of things works!