Remember the Internet When Considering The Things

iot-tectonics-center-electric

Last month I sat down with my old pal Jay Adelson (Digg, Revision 3, Equinix, SimpleGeo) who together with his partner Andy Smith is raising a new fund focused on the Internet of Things. Our goal was to get caught up – I’d tell him about my plans for NewCo, and they’d update me on Center Electric, the fund’s new name.

Along the way Jay shared with me this graphic, which I thought worthy of sharing here. What I like about it is how Jay and Andy think about the Internet of Things holistically – most of us focus only on the things, but take¬†the Internet for granted. But it’s worth remembering that¬†objects only become magical when they are connected in some way, and data flows to and from them meaningfully.

Read More
Leave a comment on Remember the Internet When Considering The Things