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Why is the internet of things so compelling?

Welcome to the interweb. Regular readers may know this ‘column’ as a compendium of enjoyable rubbish from across the web, to enjoy with your coffee.

Well, I’ve decided to change it up and make it marginally more relevant/less childish. So this week I’m offering a light-hearted take on why one hot topic in digital, the ‘internet of things’ (IoT), is so compelling.

Why do smart devices fascinate us? What is the root of our obsession with fridges that know when we have run out of milk?

Here’s my take on the IoT.

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