Internet of Streams

Think of “things” as objects that emit and/or consume steams of data. For example a temperature sensor emits temperature data while a light may consume a stream containing control data such as on, off or intensity. A car on the other hand is a complex object composed of many things. A car could emit performance […]

The Scope of Things

There’s an idea that in the future all ‘smart’ things will have their own addresses… that all of these types of things will be connected to the internet. However I think this idea is flawed… it’s the equivalent of writing an application with all global variables… Things need scope too. What does it mean for […]