What will the Internet of things bring?

Our world is getting more connected and this infographic from Cisco neatly describes some of the benefits. How about your alarm clock resetting itself to wake you up 5 minutes later when a meeting gets delayed and signaling your car to start de-icing itself at the right moment.

Microsoft’s Embedded team is busy working with partners to build systems that do precisely these kinds of things – seamlessly connecting our world and help smooth out the seams of our lives. See my earlier post and video on this.