Month: January 2017

Internet of Things or the Internet of hyberbole?

Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (or IoT, if you prefer) is one of those nebulous concepts that covers a multitude of things, rather like “cloud computing”, and thus gets hyped up and misappropriated, with vendors, marketers and journalists alike attaching the…

Ten years of the iPhone

iPhone

Apparently, it is now ten years since Steve Jobs stood up on stage and announced the worst kept secret of the decade: that Apple was about to enter the smartphone market, with a device that would become known as the…