ICYMI: Harnessing the Internet of Things for Global Development
This report from 2016 is worth a read if you are interested in the intersection of smart and connected technologies and global development. It was shared with me again today and I thought it was worth posting. - Zack Huhn, Venture Smarter
This report explores the current use and potential of Internet of Things (IoT) technologies in tackling global development challenges, highlighting a number of specific instances where IoT interventions are helping to solve some of the world’s most pressing issues. It presents summary conclusions on what is required for the IoT to reach billions of people living in the developing world, and also to accelerate income growth and social development as a result.
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