The Internet of Things

Six billion people worldwide already have mobile phones. Now the experts are talking about the coming Internet of Things: 50 billion interconnected objects, from cows to coffee machines. Peter Day asks what it means and how it may happen.

Producer: Laura Gray.

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30 minutes

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Sun 15 Sep 2013 21:30

Contributors to this programme

David Cleevely

chairman of Cambridge Wireless and technology entrepreneur

   

 

Bill McFarland

vice president of technology at Qualcomm

 

 

 

Chris Bishop

Microsoft Scientist

 

 

 

Stuart Orr

Accenture

 

 

William Webb

CEO, Weightless

 

 

Zoe Barker

research assistant, Cow Tracking Project, Writtle College

 

 

John Torrance

dairy farmer, Albyns Farm

 

Debbs Statfold

probation officer

 

 

Miles Hodkinson

founder, Ciseco

 

 

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