eBook Digital and Information Literacy: Smart Machines and the Internet of Things, 1st Edition

  • Ryan Nagelhout
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  • ISBN-10: 1499437803
  • ISBN-13: 9781499437805
  • DDC: 004.67
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016
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The interconnectivity of appliances, everyday objects, and people to the Web is called the "Internet of Things." Examples include electric smart cars with wireless software updates, as well as electrical outlets that can be turned off from anywhere in the world. This insightful volume describes some of these intriguing state-of-the-art devices.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Arpanet To Internet.
2: Screens To Things.
3: The Smart Home.
4: The Smart World.
5: The Future of Things.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.