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The Internet of Things (IoT) Social Benefits

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Did you ever think why biometric sensors are installed on entry points of industrial set ups, schools, government offices and hospitals to monitor human behavior. Technologies are being developed beyond the local but to global; to extract information from the network of such billions of installed non-computer sensor devices anywhere in the world. This simply explained phenomenon is termed as Internet of Things (IoT) which is an emerging topic of technical, social, and economic significance. Consumer products, durable goods, vehicles, industrial and utility components, sensors, and other everyday objects are being combined with Internet connectivity and powerful data analytic capabilities that promise to transform the human behavior. According to new report from BI Intelligence, there will be 34 billion devices connected to the internet by 2020, up from 10 billion in 2015. IoT devices will account for 24 billion, while traditional computing devices (e.g. smartphones, tablets, smart wat…