The Internet of Things Is All About….

Safety and security? Enterprise? Retail? Sure, but also this…

…cats!! That’s right. Speaking to a crowded room of reporters, entrepreneurs, and tech enthusiasts at GigaOM’s Mobilize conference in San Francisco yesterday, SmartThings CEO Alex Hawkinson explained why the Internet of Things will be the biggest technology revolution of the decade and how, like the Internet itself, the #IoT will be driven by what people care about – be it home automation, greater knowledge and control, or simply a bunch of cats.

Watch the video here.


Join the conversation! 2 Comments

  1. Where can we get that “door opened…enter your pin to dismiss…” feature shown at 2:30?

  2. Hey, Bryan – Good question. This isn’t something that’s currently available today, but Alex was looking forward to a world where this sort of premium functionality is possible on our platform.


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