oa CSIR Science Scope - Connections extraordinary everywhere : 'internet of things' : ICT and society
|Article Title||Connections extraordinary everywhere : 'internet of things' : ICT and society|
|© Publisher:||Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)|
|Journal||CSIR Science Scope|
|Author||Biffy Van Rooyen|
|Publication Date||May 2011|
|Pages||6 - 7|
Imagine a world in which our energy demands are optimised, the load managed and controlled through the intelligent control of appliances, utilities and devices. A world where energy consumption is known, where users are empowered to remotely manage their load demand. Imagine a world where the devices at home could make sense of weather predictions and pre-emptively change settings on 'things' to make our houses more comfortable?
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