The Internet of Things and all its key points Originally posted to Forbes by the Forbes Technology Council, While most people have heard of the Internet of Things (IoT) — a network of everyday objects with internet connectivity — there’s a lot of misinformation or lack of information surrounding this growing industry. In order to help consumers understand, seven technology leaders from Forbes Technology Council explain what people should know about the IoT that they might not be aware of yet. 1. Devices Are Just Devices Devices are simply devices. “The Cloud” is simply the internet. And data is always data. The IoT of things is nothing more than a new set of devices sending data to the internet, just like personal computers and mobile phones did before. If you think about it in this way, then many of the same rules of thumb and pitfalls apply. – Danny Boice, Trustify To read the full article on Forbes, please click here.