If you sat down and had a discussion with Jason Hope, an entrepreneur and self proclaimed ‘futurist’, you would inevitably come around to the Internet of Things. The Internet of Things, or IoT for short, The Internet of Things really is just an overarching term for the future of connectivity between devices and the internet in our every day life. Sounds simple, right? Well, for Jason Hope the Internet of Things is potentially the biggest new advancement in the world of technology.
Imagine a world where everything that you own is interfaced between yourself and the internet. You can set your alarm clock from your phone but what about setting your coffee maker? What about a self driving car? Imagine a refrigerator that uploaded your eating habits to your doctor so that he or she could monitor your health? This potential automation definitely strikes an Asimov-esque chord, but there is something very interesting about it that.
Right now Jason Hope believes that the Internet of Things is simply a niche market, a place where new tech is going to evolve and become more and more popular. In the future, however, Hope believes that the Internet of Things is going to be the largest marketplace on the planet. Hope believes that the smart bet for tech corporations is to get involved with the IoT and strike while there is room to grow. Hope, a tech savvy futurist, points out that the IoT an lead to a revolution in the way that our world fundamentally works and learn more about Jason.