(What do they mean by) Internet of Things?

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Many of the common devices we use and own are examples of consumer IoT

Tech buzzwords can be so confusing, whether you’re new to tech or not, and I’ve often wished for an accessible glossary just for the jargon of technology. Today I want to offer you the summary I wish I had when I first heard the phrase Internet of Things (IoT).