Internet of Things/Web of Things

Evrything in our daily lives is getting smart and automated, step by step, piece by piece. I am aware of following.

  • Smart toothbrush: collects data about teeth while brushing, sends to smart phone for analysis on it.
  • Smart lights
  • Washing machine
  • Refigerator
  • Thermostat/Air conditioner
  • Automated garage
  • Locks
  • Watches
  • Bands
  • Glasses: google glasses
  • Smart glasses for the visually impaired that can interpret what you’re looking at
  • Helmets: shwos maos and directions
  • Cars
  • Jewellery: change color based on mood
  • Ear buds: monitor heart rate
  • Window
  • Pen
  • Shoes
  • TV
  • Picture Frames
  • Even clothes!

Sectors:

  • Buildings: Institutional/Commercial/Industrial/Home. HVAC, fire and safety, security, elevators, access control systems, lighting
  • Energy and Power: Supply/Alternatives/Demand. Turbines, generators, meters, substations, switches
  • Industrial: Process Industries/Forming/Converting/Discrete Assembly/Distribution/Supply Chain. Pumps, valves, vessels, tanks, automation and control equipment, capital equipment, pipelines
  • Healthcare: Care/Personal/Research. Medical devices, imaging, diagnostics, monitor, surgical equipment
  • Retail: Stores/Hospitality/Services. Point-of sale terminals, vending machines, RFID tags, scanners and registers, lighting and refrigeration systems
  • Security and Infrastructure: Homeland Security/Emergency Services/National and Regional Defense. GPS systems, radar systems, environmental sensors, vehicles, weaponry, fencing
  • Transportation: On-Road Vehicles/Off-Road Vehicles/Nonvehicular/Transport Infrastructure. Commercial vehicles, airplanes, trains, ships, signage, tolls, RF tags, parking meters, surveillance cameras, tracking systems
  • Information Technology and Network Infrastructure: Enterprise/Data Centers. Switches, servers, storage
  • Resources: Agriculture/Mining/Oil/Gas/Water. Mining equipment, drilling equipment, pipelines, agricultural equipment
  • Consumer/Professional: Appliances/White Goods/Office Equipment/Home Electronics. M2M devices, gadgets, smartphones, tablet PCs, home gateways.