January 9, 2015

Along with revealing a host of curved, pixel-packed televisions at CES 2015, Boo-Keun Yoon, President and CEO of Samsung, made a bold commitment to deepen the reach of the Internet of Things. He promised that by 2017, 90% of all Samsung products will be IoT ready, including all televisions and mobile devices. He also pledged to combine the potential created by the union of sensors and wireless with that fabled missing ingredient: purpose.

“The Internet of Things will only be successful if products are designed with purpose.” That’s something Thomas Wendt wrote in a UXM article from last year. For an example of an object with distinct purpose, he turns to philosopher...read more
By Josh Tyson | UX Magazine

Josh Tyson | UX Magazine

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