Washington area tech companies join the ‘Internet of Things’ to automate homes

Increasingly, developers are tapping into what they call the IoT — a network of connected mobile gadgets, sensors and commercial goods. With new hardware and software, for instance, homeowners can unlock doors or turn off lights with their smartphones, and city governments can use sensors in public water pipes to monitor fragile mains. Continue reading “Washington area tech companies join the ‘Internet of Things’ to automate homes”