This year, online is where most of us will be headed to do our shopping, swapping winter coats and queues with a steaming cuppa and our favourite pyjamas. It’s time to get comfy, check out some amazing Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals and stock up on smart tech (Internet of Things/IoT) gadgets. You won’t have to wait until the 27th either.
The number of gadgets has surpassed the number of people in the world. Today, more and more people are starting their morning by asking Alexa for the latest news or Siri to tell them a joke. The Internet of Things (IoT) and a wide range of smart devices are helping us make our homes more intuitive, connected and comfortable to live in.
If you’ve ever started a sentence with “Alexa…”, you’re experiencing one of the many ways smart technology or Internet of Things (IoT) makes life better. If you then asked your smart speaker to “add chocolate to the shopping list”, you would soon be experiencing one of the many ways that chocolate makes life better. But for our purposes here, let’s focus on smart tech.