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It turns out that the internet of things doesn’t necessarily include the internet

When the now-familiar concept of the Internet of Things (IoT) was new, what we really were envisioning a massive deployment of “things”, mostly sensors, connected directly to the internet and, like the internet, available to many companies to form the basis for new applications. Neither the business model nor the privacy/security issues of that approach …

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The Internet: What Do We Want and Where to Get It | Business

Pull Quote “The growth experienced between 2021 and 2022 can be specifically attributed to the growth in the 65 years and older segment, which could very well be due to the effects of the pandemic.” Anitza Cox, Director of Social Policy and Analysis, Estudios Técnicos The growth in the use of the internet since the …

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Internet Drags Man For Demanding Free Childcare From Mother

Members of a popular internet forum were appalled after one grandmother detailed the harsh treatment she has received from her oldest son. In a viral Reddit post published on r/AmITheA**hole, Redditor u/No_Pop5231 (otherwise referred to as the original poster, or OP) said she has been berated and labeled “a bad mother” since her telling son …

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Superrise! The internet of things doesn’t necessarily include the internet

When the now-familiar concept of the Internet of Things (IoT) was new, what we really were envisioning a massive deployment of “things”, mostly sensors, connected directly to the internet and, like the internet, available to many companies to form the basis for new applications. Neither the business model nor the privacy/security issues of that approach …

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Internet Backs Wife Whose ‘Energy Diet’ Includes Cutting Out Mother-in-Law

Members of a popular internet banded together in support of one married woman revealed why she stopped attending her mother-in-law’s weekly family dinners. In a viral Reddit post published on r/AmITheA**hole, Redditor u/energydiet33 (otherwise referred to as the original poster, or OP) said she was sick of being insulted by her husband’s mother and explained …

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From Decor To Names, Internet Shares ‘Pettiest’ Reasons Not To Date Someone

Reddit users did not hold back on a viral post when asked for the reasons behind not dating someone. “What is the pettiest reason you can’t date someone?” u/RAMORAMORA’s post asked fellow Reddit users on the popular forum “Ask Reddit,” which received more than 23,000 votes. Bustle reported there were a few dating habits that …

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Puppy Learning Why You Shouldn’t Steal Pizza Leaves Internet in Stitches

When we’re not looking, our four-legged companions can be up to all sorts of mischief. One Reddit user has recently shared how their puppy managed to eat half a pizza, after which the pet owner installed a puppy gate to keep the dog out of the kitchen. The post was also accompanied with a photo …

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Trump-Russia tale began with simple ‘Internet phone book’ search

WASHINGTON, DC — They let their cyber fingers do the walking. Opposition research that found a since-debunked back channel between Donald Trump and Russia got started with a simple search of the name Trump in the “phone book of the internet.” The misguided origin of the purported Russia-Trump cyber connection was revealed in a document …

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Geraldine Quinn: the 10 funniest things I have ever seen (on the internet) | Comedy

I know I look like a fresh-faced teen, but I was an undergraduate when the internet became widespread in Australia in the 1990s. I bought our family’s first dial-up modem, which I used for MSN Messenger chats and marvelling at South Park icons. (Instead of your cursor you could move a stagnant Kenny around – …

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