The Coolest IoT Products So Far This Year
This year, vendors are beginning to recognize the true opportunities in the Internet of Things market – from connected manufacturing applications to smart assistants that can go right in consumers' kitchens.
According to research firm Gartner, 8.4 billion connected devices will be in use this year – up 31 percent from 2016 – and with new products on the market, consumer adoption of and interest around these IoT products seems to be at an all-time high.
From the Intel Compute Card to Apple's new HomePod, here are some of the coolest IoT products that we've seen so far this year.
(For more on the "coolest" of 2017, check out "CRN's Tech Midyear In Review.")