Internet of Things

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  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Simple Explanation: The concept of connecting everyday objects to the internet to gather and share data for various purposes.
  • Example: Smart thermostats that adjust temperature settings based on your preferences or fitness trackers that monitor your activity and send data to your smartphone.
  • Advanced Explanation: The network of physical objects embedded with sensors, software, and connectivity, enabling them to collect and exchange data, leading to improved efficiency, automation, and convenience.
  • Additional Resources: IBM IoT Academy
  • Wikipedia Link: Internet of Things
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