31 Mar '14, 11am

IoT Faces 4 Key Challenges: Wearables need to become independent of smartphones, find alternative power source...

IoT Faces 4 Key Challenges: Wearables need to become independent of smartphones, find alternative power source...

Just as the PC, Internet, and smartphone have changed how we work and live, so the Internet of Things (IoT) will change our interactions with each other and our environment. However, the IoT also brings with it four challenges to our existing networks and infrastructures. Infrastructure is an unsexy topic when compared to Google Glass or wearable biometric sensors that go on like temporary tattoos. But for the IoT to spring into the mainstream, innovations at the core technology level are essential. Nix the smartphone For starters, if the IoT market is to reach its full potential, the tether to the smartphone has to be cut. People simply don't want to take their phones, especially large form-factor smartphones, with them everywhere they go. While the smartphone is required, the wearable is a mere smartphone accessory. Wearables need to have their own communication capabili...

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