In celebration of IoT Day 2016, Xively is taking a look back at some of the exciting events and advancements that have shaped the IoT as we know it today. From the first connected toaster in 1990, to 5.5 million new devices being connected each day in 2016, the IoT continues to pick up speed with no signs of slowing down. We want to hear from you. What is next for the IoT? Join the #IoTDay conversation with us.
Interaction Design Institute Ivrea (IDII) developed a game-changing tool, Arduino, to empower students to develop interactive projects. An easy-to-use microcontroler, Arduino introduced students to a foundational element of physical, distributed computing.
In 2007, the number of connected devices exceeds the human population of the planet for the first time (~6.6 billion).