Smart, Connected and IoT Based Devices. What’s The Difference?

It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity – Albert Einstein

Is humanity getting smarter with smart devices, smart technologies and smart cities?

Smart Device

They provide some level of automation and can be programmed for some specific use. Most smart device have some local computing with intuitive user interface.

Connected Device

IoT Device

Software Defined Product based or Digital Twin having 1) product 2) Application 3) Analytics & 4)Internet/network

AWS IoT Button

Dangers of IoT Devices

An Eye and Ear in Your Living Room

Internet of Everything ( or Internet of Things )

You need Internet of Things but do you really need Internet of Everything. Shoes, tooth brush, fitness tracker for pets.

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

– Elbert Hubbard

Can you think of any device in your home that is

  1. Smart but not connected
  2. Smart and connected but not using IoT



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Exponential Thinker, Lifelong Learner #Digital #Philosophy #Future #ArtificialIntelligence