With a heat wave sweeping the US and a record for peak power demand, there wasn’t much talk about brownouts. Score one for the smart grid.
Archive | July, 2011
Out on the frontier, two things are happening: devices are getting connected, and people are getting socially networked. Why then do people keep asking me if people are really going to do social-powered things on the Internet of Everythings?
On a recent journey via car all over the West, I was looking at how I and others use our smartphones today. Besides wondering what I did before Google Maps, the experience taught me while technology is important and content is vital, it’s the joy of connecting one person at a time that’s most rewarding.