Thomas O’Hagan:Can the internet of things solve the productivity puzzle?
21/09/2021 – 16:58
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AS the Internet of Things (IoT) plays an increasingly prominent role in our lives and businesses, can it provide the answer to the UK’s lagging productivity?
For the uninitiated, IoT may be a mystifying term. Put simply, however, it can be described as physical objects (beyond standard devices such as mobile phones or laptops) that, through the use of technology, are connected to the internet.